Iona joined ICHP in September 2021. Her background is in medical imaging, beginning her career as a radiographer, working in St Georges Hospital and NHNN, London. She has more recently worked with humanitarian medical organisations seeking to improve access to healthcare, and on projects spanning telemedicine, eHealth and artificial intelligence.
Prior to joining ICHP she worked as a Diagnostic Imaging Advisor for an international NGO, working to set up radiology services in the field, and to research and implement solutions to improve availability and quality of radiology in resource limited and challenging settings. She holds a Masters with Distinction in Global Health from Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, focusing on mHealth for remote diagnostics.