Bernadette John


Bernadette John is the Lead Consultant at, previously the Digital Professionalism and Social Media Lead at King's College University. With over 25 years in various public sector roles from Midwife to Training Development Manager for a primary care trust and Year Lead at a medial school. She initiated the teaching of Digital Professionalism at King's College London and was the driver for the development and adoption of this teaching across the university and wider, across the associated health trusts of Guy's, King's College Hospital, St. Thomas' Hospital and South London and Maudsley Trust. Her eLearning course on the subject is a compulsory annual complete for all medical and dental students at King's College London.

An accomplished blogger, she contributes on issues around social media and Digital Professionalism at The Huffington Post and The Guardian. Bernadette is an engaging and enthusiastic public speaker and trainer. She has presented at conferences internationally and is consulted widely on the subject of Digital Professionalism and Digital Voice for a diverse range of professions, from teaching, journalism, law and the clinical professions.

  • Work
  • Education
    • King's College London