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Health Tech Awards 2021: First group of judges revealed

HTN is delighted to announce the first group of judges confirmed to support the Health Tech Awards 2021.

Following an open invitation 48 hours ago, we were overwhelmed with the response to support the awards judging process this year. We wanted to bring together a wide group of people from different organisations, healthcare settings, and professions and backgrounds.

We are really pleased to announce our judges, who range from as far afield as the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, to The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust, and Health Education England.

To find out more about the Health Tech Awards 2021, watch out for our announcement tomorrow (19th February 2021).

The first group of judges include:

  • Adaeze Bradshaw, Consultant Psychiatriast, Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
  • Adam Igra, Innovation Programme Director, Royal Brompton And Harefield NHS Foundation Trust
  • Alex Wielochowski, Associate Director of Advanced Analytics, NHS – AGEM Commissioning Support Unit
  • Alexandra Leach,  Deputy Director for Innovation and Growth,  West of England AHSN
  • Alison Paul, Knowledge Service Manager, Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Alison Horner Le Riche, Library and Knowledge Services Manager, Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
  • Andy Cairns, Commercial Programme Manager, Innovation Agency
  • Andy Webster, Chief Clinical Information Officer, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Anna Bunch, Digital Medicine Programme Lead, Portsmouth Hospital University NHS Trust
  • Arlene Wellman, Chief Nurse, Epsom and St Helier Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Ashish Singal, Consultant Emergency Department, The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust
  • Becca Randell, Kent Surrey and Sussex ARC and AHSN Children’s Mental Health Implementation Lead
  • Ben Panton, Programme Manager, Digital Transformation, SCW
  • Benn Gooch, GP Partner and Topol Digital Fellow, The Manor Surgery and Health Education England
  • Carl Brookes, Consultant Physician and Cardiologist/Medical Director for Professional Development, Hampshire Hospitals NHS FT
  • Carol Gosling, Matron, University Hospital Southampton
  • Caroline Palmer, Clinical Lead, Digital Development, ChatHealth, Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust
  • Chandni Khanderia, Lead EPMA Pharmacist, Whittington Health
  • Charles Gutteridge, CCIO, Barts Health NHS Trust
  • Charles Hanford, National Estates & Facilities Specialist, NHSEI
  • Claire Parker, Head of Digital Hampshire & Isle of Wight (CCG)
  • Craig Tucker, Therapy Lead for Stroke and Neuromedicine, University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust
  • Dail Maudsley-Noble, Senior Communications Manager, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Dan Rennie-Hale, Director of Quality, Croydon Health Services
  • David Newey, Deputy CIO, Royal Marsden
  • Deborah Needham, CEO, Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Denis Vaughan, Occupational Health Operations Manager, University Hospital Southampton NHS FT
  • Dimitri Varsamis, Senior Policy Lead for digital primary care, NHSE/I
  • Dominic Fox, Senior Project Manager, Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire CCG
  • Doug Howe, Associate Director of Technology, Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Aisling Diamond, Deputy Medical Director, Southern Health & Social Care Trust
  • Gurkaran Samra, AMU Consultant, Clinical Informatician, Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Gareth Bennett, Founder of MyMedic, Bebo, CIC
  • Grace Birch, CIO, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
  • Guy Rooney, Medical Director, Oxford AHSN
  • Guy Sisson, Consultant Physician, Trust CSO, Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
  • Haniff Abdullah, Doctor in Psychiatry & Mental Health, International Association for Disaster Mental Health
  • Helen Tait, Director of Integrated Care, Circle Health Group
  • James Gough, Head of Quality Imrpovement, Welsh Ambulance Service, Welsh Ambulance Servie NHS Trust
  • Jan Ingle, Deputy Director of Communications and Engagement, East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust
  • Jason Bradley, CIO, Liverpool Hospitals
  • Jenny  Thomas, Director, DigitalHealth.London
  • Joana Franca, Clinical IT Facilitator, University Hospitals of Leicester
  • Joanne Hew, ST4 Psychiatrist, East London Foundation Trust
  • John Machin, Non Executive Director, CSH Surrey
  • Julian Walker,  R&D Director and Consultant Forensic, Clinical Psychologist, Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust
  • Katherine Ogilvie, User Centred Design Lead, NHS Resolution
  • Katya Masconi-Yule, Programme Manager, DigitalHealth.London
  • Konrad Dobschuetz, Head of Digital Innovation, BIOME and Customer Solutions Novartis
  • Melanie Ince, Applications Manager, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
  • Mike Watson, Digital Lead, East Midlands Academic Health Science Network
  • Morgan Thanigasalam, Clinical Lead for Digital Innovation and Transformation, Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Mouli Doddi, Consultant in ENT, Royal Glamorgan Hospital
  • Niamh McKenna, CIO, NHS Resolution
  • Nick O’Reilly, Chief Technology Officer, NHS Business Services Authority
  • Nick Oligbo, Consultant Obstetrician and Gyneacologist,  James Paget University Hospital NHS Trust
  • Owen O’Sullivan, Fellow in Medical Education  Maudsley Simulation, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
  • Philip Kenney, Deputy Chief Information Officer, Portsmouth Hospitals University Hospital
  • Prof Inderjit,  Singh Chief Pharmacist, University Hospitals Birmingham
  • Professor Michael Brown, Chair, Wirral Community Health and Care NHS FT
  • Ramandeep Kaur, EPMA Lead Pharmacist, Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Richard Cullen, SRO Digital Workstream,  South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw ICS
  • Rishi Das-Gupta, Chief Executive, Health Innovation Network
  • Roisin Reade, Area Director and Product Manager, Malinko Health and Care Technologies
  • Rosie Scott, Consultant Radiologist, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Roxana Bianca, Pop Administration Manager, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Roz Davies, Managing Director, mHabitat
  • Ruby Bhatti OBE,  Public Contributor, lay reviewer for NIHR, BIHR, Bradford University
  • Samin Saeed, Chief Scientific Officer, Novartis UK
  • Sebastian Hendricks, Consultant, Great Ormond Street Hospital
  • Senai Jimenez, Head of ICT Programmes and Projects, King’s College Hospital
  • Shaista Meraj, Consultant Radiologist, Bolton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Sharon Burgin Senior IT Clinical Systems Manager, Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Shauna McMahon, Chief Information Officer, Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Sherezade Ruano, CEO, RhythmiaBreath / Arrhythmia Specialist – Imperial College NHS Foundation Trust
  • Siân Rees, Director Community Involvement and Workforce Innovation, Oxford AHSN
  • Sian Trew, Director of Communications and Engagement, AHSN Network
  • Siten Roy, Director of Surgical Services, NHS
  • Subtan Mahmood, Internal Communications and Engagement Manager, Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Sue Symington, Chair, York and Scarborough Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Suvir Venkataraman, General Manager, Harley Street Fertility Clinic
  • Syed Arfeen, Innovation Investment Strategy, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (USA)
  • Tashfeen Kholasi, CCIO/ Dentist /Clinical Safety Officer in Health IT NHS
  • Thanuya Mampilly, Practice Manager,  Fryerns Medical centre
  • Tharshini Ramalingam, Cardio-oncology, GPSI Royal Brompton Hospital
  • Tracey Eyre, Programme Lead Digital Readiness – Nursing, Health Education England
  • Tracy McLean, Head Of CYPM Norfolk and Waveney CCG
  • Varsha Dodhia, Service Improvement Manager,  CNWL Foundation Trust