Dr Nick Levell was appointed clinical lead for the dermatology workstream on 18th July 2017 , with the endorsement of the British Association of Dermatologists. You can read more about the appointment of clinical leads here.
Clinical Lead: Dr Nick Levell MD FRCP MBA
Consultant Dermatologist (& senior dermatologist), Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
National Specialty Lead (Dermatology) for the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR), and
President of the British Association of Dermatologists.
Dr Levell has been a Consultant Dermatologist at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for 22 years where he is the senior dermatologist. He is particularly interested in diagnosis and treatment of complex skin disorders such as vasculitis and also has research in health economics and skin cancer epidemiology. As Speciality National Lead for the NIHR, his team supports over 50 clinical studies in over 200 centres across the UK. As President of the British Association of Dermatologists (2016 to 2018) he sits on the Council of the Royal College of Physicians and is a trustee of the British Skin Foundation, the major UK charity supporting dermatology research.
Dr Levell said: “I am delighted to be joining the GIRFT team: this is an exciting opportunity to help hospitals around the country share best practice.