Dominic King

Health Lead

DeepMind Health

About Dominic

Dr Dominic King is Health Lead for DeepMind, making sure that our work in healthcare is driven by input from clinicians and patients, and backed by robust clinical evidence. He is also an Honorary Clinical Lecturer in Surgery at Imperial College London, where he previously worked as an academic general surgeon. Dominic’s research interests lie in digital health, health
policy and behavioural economics. As part of his PhD, he co-authored the Cabinet Office Mindspace report, which served as the initial operating framework for the Behavioural Insights Team, established by UK Prime Minister David Cameron. He has published research in the Lancet, BMJ and Nature Medicine and contributed to sessions at the World Economic Forum
and Tech Crunch Disrupt. Dominic co-founded a digital health company from Imperial called Hark that was acquired by Google/DeepMind in 2016.