Dr William Man is a Consultant Chest Physician currently working at the Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust. He has specialist training in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), pulmonary rehabilitation, sleep medicine, acute and chronic non-invasive ventilation, respiratory muscle weakness and interstitial lung diseases and is also the lead respiratory clinician at Harefield Hospital and Chair of the Lung Assessment care group.
William qualified in medicine from Imperial College with a 1st class Honours BSc and Distinction Honours in MBBS, and obtained his PhD in 2007. His speciality training in Respiratory, General Internal and Sleep Medicine was undertaken in London at some of the UK’s leading teaching hospitals including the Royal Brompton Hospital, Hammersmith Hospital, St.Mary’s Hospital and King’s College Hospital.
Although able to deal with all aspects of respiratory medicine, William is particularly interested in the diagnosis and management of sleep disorders (such as obstructive sleep apnoea) and respiratory failure. He has an an international clinical and research reputation for excellence in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), pulmonary rehabilitation, and respiratory muscle disorders. In 2006, he received the prestigious European Respiratory Society COPD award for “outstanding contribution to COPD research in Europe” and in 2008, 2010 and 2013, Dr Man received prestigious fellowships from the National Institute for Health Research and the Medical Research Council.
MB BS (1997) - University of London