Area of Current Research Interests
Prevention of deaths from pesticide self-poisoning
Clinical pharmacology of antidotes
Awarded a personal chair October 2013.
Elected to membership of the Institute, 2016
Awarded Cullen Gold Medal for the ‘Greatest Benefit to the Practice of Medicine’ Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh , 2017.
Director, Centre for Pesticide Suicide Prevention.
Consultant Clinical Toxicologist, National Poisons Information Service – Edinburgh & Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, NHS Lothian.
Honorary Consul for Sri Lanka in Scotland.
University of Edinburgh’s Chancellor’s Award, 2020