Dr Sood is a consultant in emergency medicine at the Royal Free Hospital, London. She has a special interest in Same Day Emergency Care and is the National Clinical Co-Lead for Same Day Emergency Care at NHSEI. She is the lead for Same Day Emergency Care for the Royal College of Emergency Medicine. During the pandemic she has developed virtual ward strategies for the management of patients with COVID-19 in their own home. She is passionate about developing safe, acceptable, timely alternative options to hospital admission for patients with acute healthcare needs.