Michael is Founder of the connected medical device company 11Health. In addition he develops social media programmes and on line communities specifically focusing on patient to patient & patient to doctor interaction. He has unique and specific expertise in Inflammatory Bowel Disease and is a bowel transplant recipient & cancer patient.
Michael is the inaugural Stanford Medicine X Entrepreneur in Residence 2015. A 2012 E-Patient scholar at Stanford University Medicine X Conference. Medicine X is a hub for new ideas and technologies about the future of medicine and health care and is patient lead & key note speaker for 2013 Doctors 2.0 & You conference.
Executive Committee member of Oxford Transplant Foundation responsible for developing the Oxford Transplant centre web presence, build social media strategies and on line communities.
Patient Ambassador for The Patient Association a national body responsible for ensuring that patients are at the centre of all aspects of healthcare. Part of the social media strategy team.
A published author in local, national papers and medical magazines. His blog is now syndicated in over 15 countries. He is an accomplished motivational speaker.
Expertise in Global Consumer Product Licensing and Brand Builder having worked in the fields of sport, entertainment and television.