Dr Mark Elliott will take up his position as President-elect at the AGM on 6th December 2017, becoming a member of the Board of Trustees and taking over as President at the AGM in 2018.
Dr Elliott is a Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine at St James’s University Hospital, Leeds and Senior Clinical Lecturer University of Leeds
He is responsible for developing the home sleep and assisted ventilation services, for acute in hospital NIV and weaning of patients with prolonged ventilator dependence at St James’s University Hospital, Leeds.
His research interests are in acute and chronic NIV and OSA.
Dr Elliott was Treasurer of the European Respiratory Society, 2013 to 2016.
He was a core member of the Guidelines Writing Group for both the British Thoracic Society NIV Guideline (published 2016) and ERS / ATS acute NIV Guidelines (submitted).