Prof Sudhesh Kumar is Dean of the Warwick Medical School and Director of the Institute of Digital Healthcare at University of Warwick. He is also a Non-Executive Director on the University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust Board and NHS Digital. He is a clinical endocrinologist by background with 22 years experience as a Consultant Physician in the NHS. His interests include developing novel approaches, including medical technology to managing obesity and diabetes that has helped to transform and improve patient care and treatment. His expertise includes adipocyte biology, whole body metabolism including indirect calorimetry, clinical trials and development and testing of novel technology based solutions. He has published over 240 papers and 6 books on these subjects.