Heroes of Health-Tech Innovation
Shafi Ahmed PhD FRCS, Co-founder of Virtual Medics & Medical Realities
Shafi Ahmed is a Consultant Surgeon, RCS council member, Associate Dean, Honorary Senior Lecturer, Futurist, Innovator / Tech entrepreneur. In 2014, he performed the world's first live-stream of an operation using Google Glass, watched live by 13000 students around the world. A few days ago UK Teaching Surgeon Dr Ahmed live-streamed an operation using Snapchat spectacles. See more on this story here. Follow Shafi on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/ShafiAhmed5
Quealth has completed a clinical validation study of the dementia risk assessment tool within its app. Quealth guides users through lifestyle modification behaviors to reduce the risk of five major non-communicable but sometimes preventable diseases: type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, COPD, dementia and six forms of cancer.