Prof Shahid Ali is a clinical leader with strategic vision and a passion to improve services and achieve better health outcomes for patients. He works as a general practitioner specialist, and has held senior NHS management roles at local and regional levels. He is co-founder and a Director of Dynamic Health Systems. Until recently he has been working closely with NHS England as a National Clinical Leader. Currently he is working on several work streams including empowering and enabling patient centred care using technology, integration of services across pathways and intelligence for commissioning. He is Professor of Digital Health in the University of Salford.