Christina Cornwell

Director, Health Lab at Nesta


As Director, Christina leads Nesta’s work helping to develop and grow innovations that create new relationships, networks and technologies that improve health and well being.

Her current areas of focus include Accelerating Ideas, Good Help and social movements, people-powered technology and collective intelligence in health.

Christina has worked in and around health and social care for about 15 years. Most recently she was Head of Strategy at the Care Quality Commission, but she has also worked in the Department of Health, and in health care services in the UK and Australia. Christina studied human sciences at Magdalen College, Oxford and health and social care policy at City University.

  • 26 June 2019, 9:30am

    CSaP Annual Conference 2019

    CSaP's Annual Conference will bring together members of our network from government, academia and elsewhere to discuss some of the policy challenges we have worked on over the past year.

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