Our Team

Meet the people who made iOWNA possible

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Our Founders

Dr Millicent A Stone CEO

Dr Millicent A Stone

Millicent is a key opinion leader in her field and has published in top quality peer review journals and held prestigious peer review grants in the UK, Canada and USA and won many prizes for her research in clinical outcomes including BMA Doris Hillier Award.

Adrian Grimshaw COO

Adrian Grimshaw

Adrian is a digital transformation and business operations leader. He has 30 years experience leading complex multiple disciplined digital transformation programmes and managing business operations functions, primarily in financial services sector.

Medical Board

Dr Millicent A Stone MB FRCP MSc (Clin Epi)

Dr Millicent A Stone MB FRCP MSc (Clin Epi)

Millicent is a key opinion leader in her field and has published in top quality peer review journals and held prestigious peer review grants in the UK, Canada and USA and won many prizes for her research in clinical outcomes including BMA Doris Hillier Award.

Dr Alexander Lyon MA, BM BCh, PhD, FRCP

Dr Alexander Lyon MA, BM BCh, PhD, FRCP

A leading London-based consultant cardiologist, specialising in the field of heart failure, cardiomyopathy, cardio-oncology and Takotsubo syndrome. He is highly experienced, and is well-versed in all aspects of cardiology.

Dr SivaTharshini Ramalingam, BSc MB BS MRCP MRCGP DRCOG DCM

Dr SivaTharshini Ramalingam – BSc MB BS MRCP MRCGP DRCOG DCM

Dr SivaTharshini Ramalingam graduated from University College London Medical School. She is a Faculty Member and Clinical Advisor to the Royal College of General Practitioners and a member of the Royal College of Physicians London. She has championed the holistic care of patients, particularly those with complex medical diseases such as Dementia and Cancer. She has a special interest in Cardio-Oncology.

Professor Luke Howard MA, Dphil, MB Bchir, FRCP

Professor Luke Howard MA, Dphil, MB Bchir, FRCP

A consultant respiratory physician who specialises in cardiopulmonary medicine and exercise physiology. His research interests include iron physiology, cardiopulmonary haemodynamics, exercise physiology, pulmonary embolism and remote patient monitoring.

Mr David Bell MB ChB (Edin), FRCS (SN)

Mr David Bell MB ChB (Edin), FRCS (SN)

A London-based neurosurgeon who specialises in complex spinal surgery. His NHS practice is King’s College Hospital where he is a key part of the supra-regional complex spine team, he also operates at a number of prominent private clinics including the London Neurosurgery Partnership.

Dr Steven Hurel BM, FRCP, PhD<

Dr Steven Hurel BM, FRCP, PhD

Consultant Physician. Born and educated in Jersey, Southampton Medical School, Northwick Park and then Newcastle. PhD in insulin signalling. Prev Div Director UCLH now purely clinical working at UCLH, London Bridge and The Physicians Clinic.

Professor John Deanfield BA Hons (Canteb), BChir MB, MRCP, FRCP

Professor John Deanfield CBE FMedSci BA Hons (Cantab), MB, BChir, FRCP, FESC, FACC

A Professor of Cardiology at UCL, with a leading reputation in the UK and internationally, as a researcher, clinician and contributor to national health policy. He has been at the forefront of efforts to not only treat but also prevent heart disease, introducing the concept of early ‘investment in your arteries’. He recently chaired the UK Government’s Review of the Health Check Programme and is Chief Medical Advisor to Our Future Health.

The Team

Millicent Stone CEO

Millicent Stone

CEO

Adrian Grimshaw COO

Adrian Grimshaw

COO

Tom van Neerijnen, Lead Developer

Tom van Neerijnen

Lead Developer

Peter John, Developer

Peter John

Developer

Irene Sutton, Website Coordinator

Irene Sutton

Website Coordinator

Dipa Patel, Project Coordinator

Dipa Patel

Project Coordinator

Dr Ilaria Testi, Clinical Digital Fellow

Dr Ilaria Testi

Clinical Digital Fellow

Anja Ward, Research Analyst

Anja Ward

Research Analyst

Dr Sarah Qian, Clinical Digital Fellow

Dr Sarah Qian

Clinical Digital Fellow

Darcy Howard, Intern

Darcy Howard

Intern

Ainle McGuinn, Intern

Áinle McGuinn

Intern

Ava Keegan Intern

Ava Keegan

Intern

Megan Chan intern

Megan Chan

Intern