Dr. Waheed Arian, 35, is an Afghanistan-born NHS doctor and founder of internationally acclaimed digital healthcare charity, Arian Teleheal, saving lives in war zones and low resource countries.
Dr Arian grew up surrounded by conflict and came to the UK alone aged 15. He then studied medicine and science at Cambridge, Imperial and Harvard universities. Dr. Arian is NHS Innovation Clinical Entrepreneur Mentor, Global Ambassador for UN hosted Stop TB Coalition and UN Global Goals Goalkeeper. He has received the UNESCO Global Hero Award, the No.10 Points of Light Award and the Rotary International Peace Award amongst others.”