Stephen Lock is Interim Chief Information and Technology Officer at the NIHR Clinical Research Network Coordinating Centre (CRNCC).
Stephen Lock is an improvement specialist with twenty years' experience in the healthcare and IT industries. Over the last ten years, working in research networks, he has developed many innovative and award winning ways of delivering clinical research to patients, including a pioneering use of social media marketing to help enroll participants into studies and a national system for targeting research at populations in most need.
Currently working as interim Chief Information and Technology Officer for the National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network (NIHR CRN), Stephen is also a member of the national Advanced Leadership Programme Faculty, where he develops and delivers modules on progressive leadership techniques. Previous roles have seen him working as a network manager in the NIHR, leading turnaround projects for the NHS and developing user interfaces for Hewlett-Packard France.