Managing Director, Connected Health Practice
Internet Business Solutions Group
As managing director of the Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG) Connected Health Practice, Dean and his team help healthcare and public sector leaders use technology to accelerate transformation of their organizations and the healthcare industry
Dean has detailed experience in numerous aspects of innovation, information strategy and execution, especially in large-scale programmes at the leading edge of health knowledge and information use by patients, clinicians and administrators. The common theme of engagements is the use of leading-edge technology supporting the transformation of processes and services, to improve the productivity, access, safety, quality and sustainability of health and care in the 21st century.
Dean has extensive experience working outside the United Kingdom, leading his team supporting customer projects all over the globe, and with the European Commission & World Health Organisation (WHO). Published in 2003 and with over 35,000 copies printed, Dean edited the book “Connected Health”, collecting the experiences of pioneers and thought-leaders from around Europe. A second book, “The Health & Care Revolution” was published in July 2011 with a colleague from City University, London through the European Alliance for Innovation.
Dean has a BSc. (Hons) in Engineering Science & Management from Durham University in England, and is a Visiting Professor in Telehealth & Assisted Living at the Moller Maersk McKinney Institute at the University of South Denmark. Kevin is also a Fellow of the BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine.