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Peter Thomas

CCIO and Director of Digital Medicine
Moorfields Eye Hospital FT

Peter Thomas is the Chief Clinical Information Officer and Director of Digital Medicine at Moorfields Eye Hospitals. His current interest is in digital transformation of clinical care, and creation of a hospital environment that can embed and sustain technologically enabled and automated services. To achieve this, he has recently founded the UK’s first Department of Digital Medicine. By clinical training he is a paediatric ophthalmologist.

He is national clinical lead for transformation in the National Eyecare Recovery and Transformation Programme and sits on the NHSx Remote Monitoring Board. Prior to medicine Peter undertook his PhD in computational neuroscience at the University of Cambridge and spent time working in research and development at IBM.