Menu icon
An Indian landscape

Trustees


Dr Steve Walker

Steve W
Steve W

Dr Steve Walker

Steve is Associate Professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and Consultant Dermatologist at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases (HTD) and Department of Dermatology, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH). He is a Consultant Advisor in Leprosy.

Steve completed his undergraduate studies in Medicine at the University of Bristol in 1991 and gained the Diploma of the Royal College of Physicians in 1994. After working in Bermuda for six months he returned to the UK to train in dermatology. He worked in Glasgow and London, at the St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, before moving to Manchester. He completed specialist training in dermatology in Manchester in 2005, followed by a PhD in leprosy reactions conducted in Nepal, Bangladesh and Brazil supervised by Professor Diana Lockwood at the LSHTM.

Steve has extensive experience of dermatology and leprosy in low- and middle-income settings. He is responsible for the Tropical Dermatology and Leprosy clinics at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases.