Brian Holch Kristensen
Brian Holch Kristensen is a MSc in atomic physics, Medical Physics Expert and now Chief Innovation Officer at Bispebjerg Hospital. Previously Chief Physicist and leading innovation within personalized radiotherapy with the introduction of the MR-linac and AI driven radiotherapy. Now, in a more general position as CIO for an entire hospital working with many themes within innovation, ranging from devices, living labs and AI governance.
A new hospital is being built on campus leading to new and innovative ways of smart working around the patient with help of wireless devices, digitization and patient involvement. During the first outbreak of COVID-19 I was part of the Danish Government’s national taskforce to acutely start up national production of articles needed to handle the virus. This was done in tight collaboration with many industrial partners and national authorities to get products like PPE, ventilators and lab tools on the market fast. Need driven innovation.