Consultant Respiratory Physician, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Haval Balata is a Consultant Respiratory Physician at the Manchester Thoracic Oncology Centre, Wythenshawe hospital in Manchester. His clinical and research interests are the prevention, screening and early detection of lung cancer. His PhD thesis was based on the Manchester 'Lung Health Check' pilot which has now become an expanded service in the city. He is an active member of the IASLC screening and early detection committee.