Dr Dilip Nathan has specialised in paediatrics from 1987, and was first appointed as a full time NHS consultant in 1997 at Sheffield Children’s Hospital. He currently works as a Consultant Paediatrician at Nottingham University Hospitals Trust where he jointly leads a team of Community Paediatricians. He is Designated Paediatrician for Unexpected Infant Deaths for Nottingham and Undergraduate Coordinator for Community Paediatrics. He regularly lectures at the University of Nottingham Medical School.
His current responsibilities involve directing the Child Health Surveillance programme for GP trainees across Nottingham. He is able to see children of all ages including newborns up to age 18.
Research interests centre around childhood obesity and training of undergraduate and postgraduate doctors.