Vinod Diwakar

Regional Medical Director for London, NHS England; Practising Paediatrician

Vin Diwakar is regional medical director for London in NHS England and a practising paediatrician. Vin provides clinical leadership to the city's health system focussing on delivering the NHS's national and regional strategies for urgent, integrated and emergency care, primary care, digital, prevention and reducing inequalities, and improving cancer outcomes. He is one of three national leads developing proposals for prevention and reducing health inequalities for the NHS in England's 10-year plan, which will guide the UK government's investment of £20bn in the NHS over the next 5 years. He has long standing interests in health policy, clinical leadership, quality improvement, large scale change and integrated care.