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Katie Farrington

Director for Tech and Data Policy at NHSX
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Professional biography

Katie leads NHSX’s policy teams working on tech and data. She joined the Dept of Health in 2015 to support Dame Fiona Caldicott’s review of data security and consent.

Previous positions / experience

She has previously worked in Cabinet Office and the Department for Education.


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By Tara Donnelly, Katie Farrington. 12 September 2019
Research partnerships can save and improve lives as long as they are underpinned by robust and ethical frameworks.