Dr Richard Booton
MB ChB MRCP PhD
Dr Booton was appointed Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Respiratory Physician at The University of Manchester and North West Lung Centre, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester in 2008 after accreditation in Respiratory and General Internal Medicine.
His clinical interests include all aspects of respiratory medicine including the clinical management of thoracic malignancies and the application of advanced endobronchial techniques.
He is Treasurer and founding member of the British Thoracic Oncology Group & member of the Council of Regents for the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer.
Royal College of Physicians (UK)
British Thoracic Oncology Group/Americal College of Chest Physicians
International Association for Study of Lung Cancer
European Respiratory Society
European Association for Bronchoscopy and Interventional Pulmonology
Early detection of lung cancer
Molecular pathology of lung cancer
His research interests include the exploration of the molecular pathology of early stage lung cancer and its application to the early detection of disease.
Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Respiratory Physician, North West Lung Centre and University of Manchester