Professor Sam Shah

Chief Medical Officer, Numan and Founder of Faculty of Future Health, Former Director of Digital Development at NHSX

Sam Shah, Chief Medical Officer, Numan Professor Sam Shah is Founder and Director of the Faculty of Future Health with Ulster and Chief Medical Officer, Numan.

He is a Digital Health Adviser to a number of health and tech companies. Sam was previously Director of Digital Development for NHS England and NHSX and he works clinically in primary care.

Sam has worked on a number of initiatives including the flagship project to digitise urgent care in the NHS. He has worked across the UK health system in primary care, public health, acute services, education & training and digital transformation.

My Sessions

Data Ethics: Is Health Data Underregulated? (Sponsored by Privitar)

Over the last year, the sharing of health data has increased exponentially due to the current pandemic. However, are the current regulations robust enough?This panel session will look at the current state of health data sharing, ethics, and whether there should be more stringent measures in place.

  • Richard Merrygold, Principal Consultant / Data Protection Officer iSTORM Solutions Ltd
  • Dimitris Kalogeropoulos, Senior Advisory Consultant, Digital Health and Digital Government Reform and Digital Health and Innovation Expert at World Health Organization
  • Professor Sam Shah, Chief Medical Officer, Numan and Founder of Faculty of Future Health
  • Dalit Ben-Israel, Partner, Chair IT and Data Protection Practice, Naschitz Brandes Amir & Co
  • Marie Karen, DPO, The Medical City