Dr David Landau
Dr David Landau MBBS MRCP FRCR is a Clinical Oncologist, working formerly at Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust. He joined Policy Exchange as a Senior Fellow in January 2022. Whilst practicing, David was engaged in academic medicine with honorary Senior Lecturer posts at both Kings College London and University College London. His main areas of research were lung cancer treatment, development of high-tech radiotherapy delivery and imaging science with over seventy peer-reviewed published papers alongside leadership or membership of various national research committees. He has led national, multi-centred clinical trials and been a lead and co-investigator on large and successful grant proposals to Cancer Research UK, the Department of Health and the Engineering and Physics Sciences Research Council. He was a founding medical consultant to Vision RT, a successful UK medical start-up company and a founding partner of LOC a private oncology clinic with multiple centres in London and Manchester.
Download Publication Online Reader The interface between primary and secondary care is the space of a growing volume and variety of activities for the NHS, ranging from referrals to specialist care, diagnostic testing and medicines management. An effective and efficient interface has never been more important, but new analysis from Policy Exchange finds the equivalent of 15 million GP appointments per year are spent dealing with issues in care management […]
Download Publication General practice has always been the foundation and gateway to the NHS. However the problems are mounting up: a stretched and increasingly burnt-out workforce, no systematic reporting or analysis of activity and demand, fragmentation with secondary care, and confusing and dated contracting and reimbursement mechanisms. The status quo is increasingly unacceptable to both patients and GPs. There is now a consensus that changes are needed, including to the […]