Lead, National Asthma Audit, Royal College of Physicians
Dr James Calvert qualified from Oxford University in 1992. He spent a year at Harvard University in their Masters Programme before completing a PhD in London & Cape Town. He has held a number of posts at the British Thoracic Society including National Audit Lead and Chair of the Quality Committee. He now leads the National Asthma Audit at the Royal College of Physicians and is National Specialty Advisor for Severe Asthma. He has a longstanding interest in quality improvement in healthcare and since being in Bristol has worked closely with local GPs to improve pathways of care for people with lung related problems.