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Professor Martin R Cowie, MD, MSc, FRCP, FRC (Ed), FESC, FACC is Professor of Cardiology and Chair of Cardiology (Health Services Research) at the National Heart and Lung Institute at Imperial College London. He is an Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at the Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, and a Non-Executive Director of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). Professor Cowie gained his medical degree from the University of Aberdeen, UK, before undertaking an MSc in Epidemiology from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and completing his cardiology training. Professor Cowie’s research interests focus on health technology assessment and delivery of efficient and effective care for patients with heart failure, with a particular focus on diagnostics, drugs, or devices. Professor Cowie is a founding member and past-Chairman of the British Society for Heart Failure, in addition to being a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, and the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). He chairs the Digital Health Committee of the ESC. Professor Cowie was shortlisted for the NHS Digital Champion (Leadership) Award in 2017. Professor Cowie is an Associate Editor of Heart and Journal of the American College of Cardiology- Heart Failure, and is an editorial board member of several other journals. He has contributed chapters to many books, and has written a book for patients entitled “Living with Heart Failure – AGuide for Patients”. He has published 300 Pub-Med listed papers, and has a current h-index of 66.