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Dr Charles Young


Dr.Charles Young is an experienced clinician, a senior commercial leader and a healthcare expert. He’s also a recognised global opinion leader in commercial healthcare strategy, clinical governance and the interface between clinical and business processes. As a commercial strategist, he's skilled in outcome-driven change management. He thinks strategically and takes an entrepreneurial approach to strategy and business development, with proven success. Charles teaches and lectures internationally, whilst continuing to practice as an emergency physician for one day a week at St Thomas’ hospital, London. For the last 15 years, he's spent the majority of his time in a variety of roles, including editorial, evidence-based medicine, clinical decision-support and healthcare IT strategic leadership. These roles have included Executive Editor at The Lancet, Editor in Chief at the BMJ Evidence Centre, and Vice President for Clinical Solutions at Wiley. Charles is a long-standing member of the UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) External Accreditation committee, a member of the Cochrane Collaboration editorial committee and Editor in Chief of the Clinical Case Reports journal. His current focus is on clinical decision-support and the interface between clinical information, healthcare technology and clinical workflows. Charles has contributed to numerous books, written scientific papers and opinion leading articles in global, peer-reviewed journals. You can read Charles co-authored papers here and watch his insight videos here.

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