Professor Soraya Dhillon, MBE, is a non-executive director, leading on clinical safety and governance, e-channels and diversity and inclusion on the NHS Digital Board.
She is a former clinical academic with over 35 years of experience in academia and clinical practice. She retired as Dean of School of Life and Medical Sciences at the University of Hertfordshire in November 2016 and has held several non-executive posts in the NHS since 1991. She is the former chair of Luton and Dunstable Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (1999-2010), a former member of the General Pharmaceutical Council and a former board director for the Eastern Academic Health Science Network. She is a non-executive director and vice chairman at The Hillingdon Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and an academic manager at the University of Hertfordshire.
Soraya was awarded an MBE for her contribution to health services in Bedfordshire. She is a fellow of UCL and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) as well as a recipient of the Society’s Charter Gold Medal for Science and Practice.