Dem Dx announces NHS Non-Executive Director appointment to its Advisory Board

LONDON 17/07/2019

Dem Dx is delighted to announce the appointment of Joanne Shaw to our Advisory Board.

Joanne has significant experience in the commercial, public and third sectors, and specifically in healthcare. Joanne currently serves as a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Audit and Risk Assurance Committee of NHS England as well as a Non-Executive Director of Vitality UK.

As past Chair of NHS Direct, she has a particular interest in the use of mobile and digital channels for health and medicines and the changing relationship between individual consumers, their own health and their health care providers.

“Joanne very much shares our values and our focus on health innovation”, said Dr Lorin Gresser, CEO & Co-Founder of Dem. “We are thrilled that Joanne will be joining our advisory board and that we will benefit from her talent and expertise to help guide Dem Dx in its next phase of growth.”

“I’m excited by what Dem Dx is doing, and I can see it adding huge value to health care systems, educating and supporting health professionals, and enabling better use of scarce human resources.  I’m looking forward to working with this talented team”, said Joanne Shaw.


Notes to editors

Dem Dx is a UK-based digital medical information business used by medical professionals in over 160 countries worldwide. We support healthcare professionals to assess patients when they first present for medical advice in either a clinic, emergency department, or primary-care setting. Dem Dx helps medical professionals to improve clinical reasoning and diagnostic confidence. The web, tablet, and smartphone app includes clinical algorithms covering over 10,000 different presentations for 1,300 clinical conditions.

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