Emma Hughes

Dr Emma Hughes

Senior Manager, Life Sciences (MedTech & Digital), NHS England and NHS Improvement

Emma oversees the Evaluation and Learning workstreams for the AI in Health and Care Award, with one of the 'learning workstreams' being a workstream to identify the main barriers and enablers to AI development, implementation and adoption based on the experiences of AI Awardees. She has over ten years' experience in healthcare research and innovation, having spent time in academia, in research funding, and most recently working as part of the Innovation, Research, and Life Sciences team at NHS England and NHS Improvement focussing on accelerating the adoption of Medical Technologies within the NHS.