Clinical Associate Professor

University of Nottingham


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Dr Neeraj Bhala

Community Member


Dr Neeraj Bhala is a Clinical Associate Professor and Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist at the University of Nottingham, having previously been at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham. He was an Associate Medical Director with an interest in patient safety and informatics, as well as longstanding interests in tackling burden and inequalities. He has a clinical research background in epidemiology and big data globally and locoregionally as well as implementing efforts to apply changes and influence policy. He is an elected Council Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh Link Fellow where he takes part in undergraduate & postgraduate training and collaborative research.

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