Professor Russell Viner

President, The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH)
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    Professor Russell Viner

    President

    The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH)

Professor Viner is an academic paediatrician and adolescent physician at the UCL Institute of Child Health in London, working clinically in paediatric and adolescent diabetes at University College Hospital. He was until recently the Clinical Director for Children and Young People in Healthy London Partnerships. He is the Director of the Department of Health Obesity Policy Research Unit (OPRU), a NIHR Senior Investigator, and has worked as a consultant for the Departments of Health and of Education in the UK, for Public Health England and for the WHO internationally.