Prior to joining 4Tech, Dr. Dawkins served as the Executive Vice President and Global Chief Medical Officer at Boston Scientific for all divisions from January 2012 – May 2017, where he was responsible for enhancing the Company’s global clinical programs and strategies.
Dr. Dawkins has also served as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Boston Scientific’s Cardiology Rhythm and Vascular Group starting in 2008. . In this role, he led Boston Scientific’s Clinical Integration Project, which brought together its former Cardiovascular and Cardiac Rhythm Management Clinical organizations under the Company’s CRV Group.
Preceding medical device industry, Dr. Dawkins was a practicing interventional cardiologist for more than 20 years in England. He has earned a series of clinical, research and academic distinctions, including a Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship at Stanford University as a Fulbright Scholar. Dr. Dawkins served as President of the British Cardiovascular Intervention Society and held numerous appointments on hospital, regional and national committees, including the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE). He has been an author on more than 450 academic publications and presentations on a variety of cardiac topics. Dr. Dawkins earned a First-Class Honours degree in Pathology at London University and Guy’s Hospital. He trained in cardiology at Oxford and at the Brompton & St. George’s Hospital in London.