David became a QNI Fellow in 2009.
He was a General Medical Practitioner at Castlefields Health Centre from 1971-2007 and National Clinical Director for Primary Care, Department of Health 2001-2010. David is currently an Independent Healthcare Consultant. He was made an Honorary Visiting Professor at Manchester Business School, Manchester University since 2002 and an Honorary Visiting Professor, School of Health, at the University of Durham from 2003. David is also a Trustee of Guy’s and St Thomas’ charity and a Non-Executive Director of London Cancer as well as Chair of PCC – a community interest company.
He has been married to Christine since 1969 and has two children and six grandchildren. David is also devoted to his dog Sam and Everton Football Club. He is a Fellow of the Royal Colleges of General Practitioners and of Physicians and Fellow of the Faculties of Public Health and of General Dental Practitioners (honorary).