Dr Chris Weatherburn is a practicing GP who graduated from The University of Dundee School of Medicine back in 2004. He has completed a fellowship in health inequalities, MRCP, MRCGP and Royal College of General Practitioner’s Part 1 and 2 postgraduate certificates in substance misuse. Clinically he works as a salaried partner in a Deep End general practice in Dundee. As part of a portfolio career he also works as GP Lead in Dundee Health & Social Care Partnership and is passionate about eliminating hepatitis C and optimising prescribing. In addition he has developed an interest in clinical informatics, he has completed the NHS Digital Academy (Cohort 1) and is currently interim chair of the Scottish Clinical Information Management in Practice Working Group. His future work aims at reducing health inequalities and maximise the use of digital technology to improve health care.