Director of Primary Care Transformation, NHS England
Dr Minal Bakhai is the National Director for Primary Care Transformation at NHS England. She is a practicing GP, working at an inner-city practice in one of the most deprived parts of London for over 10 years. Minal has a unique portfolio with experience stretching across national policy, strategy, research and implementation of large scale change alongside clinically led digital product development and commercial experience. Additionally, she has been an expert advisor at NICE appraising the effectiveness and safety of digital tools used in primary care to reduce preventable ill health and empower patients, and taught digital health modules at medical schools. She is passionate about enabling and supporting the delivery of a vibrant, high quality, sustainable primary care by making change easier, harnessing the power of data and technology and building a collaborative and integrated approach to improvement.