Prof. David Lowe

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Professor David J Lowe is Clinical Director of the Scottish Health and Industry Partnership (SHIP), Emergency Consultant at Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow and West of Scotland Test Bed Lead – an initiative which brings together six health Boards and individuals from eHealth, clinical care, research and development to streamline the innovation process across health and social care.

David has significant experience of creating the infrastructure and conditions to develop innovative devices, services and solutions with a range of industry and academic partners both UK and worldwide. He is clinical lead for a number of projects with iCAIRD ( focused on ensemble based AI techniques for COVID, osteoporosis as well as supporting evaluation and development of AI solutions fracture identification and chest radiographs.

He leads on range of projects including trauma for the STN (, Dynamic COPD ( and OPERA (early diagnostic heart failure utilising AI). Such projects focus on developing AI/ML clinical decision support by embedding a data driven approach combined with patient co-management into clinical care pathways. David also established the EmQuire research group focusing on data, device and decisions within Emergency Medicine.


Prof. David Lowe
Consultant Emergency Medicine / Joint Clinical Lead Innovation