Imperial College London

ProfessorDerekBell

Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Chair in Acute Medicine
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 3315 5845d.bell

 
 
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Assistant

 

Miss Heather Barnes +44 (0)20 3315 8144

 
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Location

 

Chelsea and Westminster HospitalChelsea and Westminster Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • OBE, The Queen, 2017
  • Professional Excellence Award for services to global partnerships, British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, 2017
  • NIHR Senior Investigator, NIHR, 2017
  • President of Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh, Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh
  • Honorary Civilian Consultant Advisor in Acute Medicine, Army Medical Services, 2011
  • Joint research Committee, Chelsea and Westminster Charitable trust, 2007

External Positions

  • DEPUTY NETWORK BOARD CHAIRMAN, COMPREHENSIVE LOCAL RESEARCH NETWORK BOARD, NIHR COMPREHENSIVE LOCAL RESEARCH NETWORK FOR NORTHWEST LONDON, 2010
  • Medical lead for Consensus Panel, AHP: Towards an integrated education strategy for AHPs, NHS Education Scotland, 2009 - 2009
  • Panel advisor, Building a health Service fit for the future NHS Scotland Unscheduled care advisory group 2005, NHS Scotland, 2004 - 2005
  • Royal College of Physicians Representative, SAC in General (Internal) Medicine and Acute Medicine, Joint Royal Colleges Postgraduate Training Board, 2000
  • Group Chairman, Acute Medicine Task Force, Royal College of Physicians LondonSupported by Society for Acute Medicine, 2006
  • Council Member, Council of Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh, Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh, 2007
  • Royal College of Physicians Representative, Continuing Professional Development Committee, Federation of Royal Colleges, 2002
  • Member and Representative for Society of Acute Medicine(UK), Working Group on Acute and General Medicine Training in the UK, Joint Committee on Higher Medical Training, 2004

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member, Association of Physicians of GB & Ireland, 2011
  • Academic representative, Executive Committee Society for Acute Medicine, 2006
  • Member, The Royal Society of Medicine, 1994
  • Member, British Thoracic Society, 1988
  • Member, Intensive Care Society

Links with Other Academic Bodies

  • Professorship, University of Edinburgh
  • E health research studies(DACAR project), Napier University, 2009 - 2011

Fellowships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians Ireland FRCPI (Hon), Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians Ireland, 2014
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians Thailand (FRCPT Hon), Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians Thailand, 2018
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh (FRCSE Hon), Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2017
  • Fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore, Academy of Medicine Singapore
  • Fellow of the College of Physicians of Singapore, College of Physicians Singapore, 2015
  • FAMM, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia, 2015
  • FRCPI(Hon), Royal College of Physicians Ireland, 2015
  • FACP(Hon), American College of Physicians, 2015
  • Royal College of Physicians London
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow
  • Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh

Editorial Boards

  • International Journal of Healthcare Technology and Management (IJHTM), Editorial Board Member, 2009
  • Medicine, Editorial board, 2008
  • CPD Journal of Acute Medicine, Editorial Board and Sub-Editor, 2005