Qualifications: BSc, MBBS, MSc Med Ed, PhD, MD (Lond) FRCP (Edin), FRCP (Glasg), FRCP (Lond)
Where qualified: Guy’s Hospital Medical School, University of London
Year of initial qualification: 1978
Currently practising at: St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London; Chelsea Outpatient Centre / The Lister Hospital and The London Bridge Hospital, London; and The Glen, Spire Bristol Hospital, Bristol.
Member of: British Association of Dermatologists (First Academic Vice President, 2007-09), British Society for Investigative Dermatology, American Academy of Dermatology, Royal Society of Medicine (President of Section of Dermatology, 2012-13)
Special interests: Clinical interests in inflammatory skin diseases (e.g. atopic eczema, psoriasis, acne), benign and malignant skin tumours, immuno-bullous diseases; research interests in immuno-pharmacology, cell regulatory mechanisms and medical education