Alan Karthikesalingam is a Senior Clinician Scientist at DeepMind Health, leading the translation between our Health Research and Streams teams. After studying medicine at the University of Cambridge, Alan trained in vascular and endovascular surgery in London, Lille and New York. At St George’s University of London, he completed his PhD and led a successful research group investigating neural networks for medical imaging, new approaches to randomised trials, and the use of routine data to understand care. Alongside clinical practice, he published over 125 peer-reviewed papers, including award-winning first-author studies in the Lancet and the New England Journal of Medicine. Prior to joining DeepMind, he co-launched an app still in use across the London Ambulance Service in a study of vascular emergency Triage.