Professor David LomasDeputy Chair, UCL
Professor David Lomas is Vice Provost (Health), Head of UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences and Head of UCL Medical School. He is the Academic Director of the UCLPartners Academic Health Science Centre and a member of the Board at UCLH. Professor Lomas is an NIHR Senior Investigator and works as a respiratory physician at UCLH and the Royal Free Hospital. He is Chair of the Population and Systems Medicines Board at the Medical Research Council and previously chaired the Respiratory Therapy Area Unit Board at GlaxoSmithKline.
Professor Lomas received his medical degree from the University of Nottingham and undertook his PhD at Trinity College, Cambridge. He was an MRC Clinician Scientist, University Lecturer and Professor of Respiratory Biology in Cambridge before moving to UCL in 2013 to be Chair of Medicine and Dean of the Faculty of Medical Sciences until 2015.