John is a Chemical Pathologist and Pharmaceutical Medicine Physician starting working in the NHS as a Senior House Officer in General Medicine in Seacroft Killingbeck Hospital, Leeds and Sutton Hospital, Senior House Officer in Chemical Pathology in St. Helier, Registrar in Chemical Pathology at St Helier and St Georges Hospital Medical School, London. Pursued a Doctorate in Molecular Pathology at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, returned to London as Senior Registrar/Lecturer in Chemical Pathology at the Royal Free Hospital Medical School, London. He completed specialist training in 1997 in Chemical Pathology, then worked as Locum Consultant Chemical Pathologist at Farnborough Hospital and in 1999 was appointed Honorary Consultant Physician (Cardiology-Lipids) at North Hampshire Hospital, Basingstoke where he holds outpatient clinic sessions. He started working in the pharmaceutical industry in 1997. Over the years he has held positions in Clinical Research and Medical Affairs in several companies in the UK and Europe: BIOS (Consultancy & Research Organization), Pfizer, Yamanouchi, Astellas, Daichii Sankyo, Biogen Idec, Roche, NAPP, ICON Solutions, Eli Lilly and Celgene. Currently, he provides pathology consultancy and pharmaceutical medical marketing services to laboratories, pharmaceutical and device companies. He has a passion for “bringing diagnostics closer to the customer” and integrating diagnostic and pharmaceuticals. He loves Point of Care Testing (POCT) and self testing devices.