Dr Rahul Goyal
MD, MRCGP(UK), CCT(UK), MRCOphth. (UK)
CCIO, Digital Health consultant Elsevier , NHS CSU
Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, MBRU, Dubai, UAE
Dr Goyal has worked in the digital health space since 2007, with NHS choose and Book and Nurse led
clinic referral management, Dr Goyal currently works with Elsevier on thought leadership and Clinical
engagement , Clinical decision support solutions for organisations and regions and countries,
working as global CMO.
He got international exposure whilst in working in the UAE as a CCIO for the largest private
healthcare provider and later worked as Senior vice President Clinical adoption and Engagement
with the first and foremost Health information exchange.
With almost 20 years' experience in Family Medicine, as UK-trained physician, Dr Goyal worked as a
partner in various UK practices before joining Mediclinic. Before completing his training in Family
Medicine, he trained as higher specialist ophthalmologist.
Dr Goyal was also elected as one of “Future 50 Clinical leaders in Healthcare IT by HIMSS” in 2019.
He is a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners and the Royal College of Ophthalmologists UK. In 2020, he was appointed as Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor at the Mohamed Bin Rashid University in Dubai, UAE and has co-authored various papers and more recently a chapter in the book titled “Navigating and Managing a Network of Health Information Systems,2nd Edition”
Tagline “Technology should be invisible in a consulting room, it’s just about the patient, technology
should be no more than a tool, a… stethoscope of the modern age