Date:20 January, 2015

New Appointment for Professor Lomas

Professor David Lomas has been appointed to the post of Vice-Provost (Health) of University College London. Professor Lomas is currently Dean of the Faculty of Medical Sciences and Chair of Medicine, a position he has held from 1st January 2013. Previously he was Professor of Respiratory Biology in the University of Cambridge and Honorary Consultant Physician at Addenbrooke’s and Papworth Hospitals. He has been the Deputy Director of the Cambridge Institute for Medical Research since 2002.

As Vice-Provost (Health) Professor Lomas will be Head of the UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences and also the Academic Director for UCLPartners Academic Health Science Centre, working towards the development of its six academic medical centres.

Professor Lomas is a patron of Alpha-1 Awareness UK.