Chris is National Director for the NHS Innovation Accelerator. He is also Director of the UCLPartners Academic Health Science Network. He is associate professor of nephrology in the UCL Centre for Nephrology and practices nephrology in UCLH and Royal Free Hospitals. He was previously Associate medical Director for patient safety, Royal Free Hospital and Divisional Director of Emergency Services UCLH. He has an interest in digital health and AI and was previously a senior clinical advisor to DeepMind Health.