An Insight into
Medical Positions
and Appointments.

Appointments, Positions, and Affiliations

Present Appointments

Consultant Kidney Physician (1998 - present)

Renal and Transplantation Department
6th Floor, Borough Wing
Guy’s and St Thomas' Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 9RT
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Treasurer, Council Member and Trustee (From December 2016 - )

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Visiting Professor (2014 - )

Cell Sciences and Cardiovascular Institute, St George's University, London

Professor of Nephrology (2006 - present)

“Gr. T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Iasi, Romania

Chairman of the UK Renal Association International Committee (2013 - present)



Previous Positions and Appointments

Reader then Professor of Cardiorenal Medicine, University of London (2010 - 2014)

Clinical Director of the NIHR South London Clinical Research Network (2014 - 2016)

Clinical Director of London (South) Comprehensive Local Research Network (2010 - 2013)

National Clinical Lead for the NHS Evidence Kidney Disease and Urology Specialist Collection (2005 - 2010)

Deputy Director of Research and Development, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Hospital, London (2008 - 2009)

Expert Advisor to the Diabetes, Cardiology, Renal Expert Advisory Panel of the UK MHRA-CHMP (2008 - 2009)

Member of Scientific Committee for ERA Annual Congresses (2005 - 2009)

Chairman (acting) of ERA-EDTA Ethics and Governance Committee (2006 - 2008)

Honorary Secretary of the UK Renal Association (2004 - 2008)

UK Renal Association Executive Committee (2002 - 2008)

Chairman of ERA-EDTA Paper Selection Committee (2005 - 2007)

Council Member European Renal Association (2004 - 2007)

Royal College of Physicians Clinical Tutor for Guy’s Hospital (2000 - 2005)

South Thames Regional Monospeciality Training Committee (1998 - 2004)

I was director of training - responsible for training schemes, courses, study leave, and pastoral care

Royal College Committee on Renal Diseases (1995 - 2000)

(I co-authored the College Renal Curriculum Guidelines   (1996)   for SHO training)

Consultant Physician, Sussex Kidney Centre, Brighton(1995 - 1998)

Membership of Academic Committees / Regulatory and Educational Bodies / Conference Organisation

External Grant Review Member Kidney Research UK (2003 - )
Medical Advisor Kidney Research UK (2007- 2013)
Senior Academic Partner, Transcrip LLP (2008 - 2013)

Professional Courses Attended

King’s Fund Management Course for Consultants 2003
McKinsey’s Change Leadership Training Programme 2005

Membership of Medical Societies

Royal Society of Medicine
London Hypertension Society
Medical Society of London
Freeman of the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries
UK Renal Association
International Society of Nephrology
European Renal Association
Medical Journalists Association
International Society of Nephrology
Freeman of the City of London (2011)