Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UNITED KINGDOM
Rishi graduated from Imperial College London in 2002 with MBBS and BSc in Neurosciences. He has been on the GMC specialist register for Paediatrics and Paediatric Respiratory Medicine since 2015 and completed two one-year Fellowships in Paediatric Sleep and Paediatric Lung Transplantation at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London before taking up his current position of Consultant in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine at the Royal Brompton Hospital, London in 2017. He also holds the post of Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London.
Rishi completed an MSc in Advanced Paediatrics at University College London in 2011 where his dissertation looked at the use of nasal potential difference equations in cystic fibrosis and in 2016 was awarded a PhD by Imperial College London for his work investigating novel methods of detection and treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in cystic fibrosis. Rishi has been an invited speaker at international paediatric respiratory conferences and has authored several peer-reviewed publications. In addition to cystic fibrosis, his other research interests include paediatric sleep, non-invasive ventilation and interstitial lung disease.