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CEO

Dr Michael Stein

Dr Stein is a seasoned and enormously qualified healthcare veteran. He earned a D Phil (PhD) in Physiological Sciences (Immunology) from Oxford University and lectured in immunology and pathology there. He has also served as an executive leader and board member, including for Map of Medicine (which he co-founded) and immuno-oncology biotech business Valo Therapeutics.

Dr Stein’s tragic loss of a dear friend inspired him to help others understand and take control of their health. Now, he is using proactive, preventative medicine to keep people well.

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

Professor Chris Butler

Professor Butler is an authority on preventative medicine and changing behaviours, having published 400 papers on the topics. He holds a number of positions, including Professor of Primary Care at Oxford University and Director of the university’s clinical trials unit. 

Co-founder of Motivational Interviewing and Head Coach

Steve Rollnick

Steve is a published author, psychologist and master trainer who co-created the Motivational Interviewing approach. He has worked within the NHS and researched effective communication that gets tangible results. Steve has also coached athletes across the world and supported programmes for pregnant teenagers and children with HIV/AIDS. 

Mental health – Senior Advisor

Dr Paul Browde

Expert psychiatrist, storyteller and relationship guide Dr Paul Browde has more than 30 years of experience. Dr Browde teaches Narrative Medicine at Columbia University, helping people communicate from a place of connection and through the art of storytelling. He founded Narativ Inc. – a company that helps individuals, teams and organisations communicate through stories – and has participated in projects that teach storytelling as an advocacy tool. 

Senior GP Partner

Dr Jonathan Crawshaw

Dr Crawshaw is an experienced GP and medical educator who has been a practice partner since 2010. He works with doctors and medical students from the University of Oxford and King’s College London to shape the next generation of healthcare professionals. Dr Crawshaw is actively involved in research and has been the principal investigator in dozens of trials in his own and local practices. 

Nutritionist and Lead Coach

Jessica McGowan

Jess is a qualified nutritionist and health coach with more than a decade of experience. Her research-backed and evidence-based advice includes specialist guidance for those with IBS and digestive issues as well as mindfulness and meditation. Jess is passionate about plant-based foods, sustainability and making healthy eating easy for everyone.