Dan Lasserson is the Clinical Lead for Acute Hospital at Home, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Professor of Acute Ambulatory Care at the University of Warwick. He is President of the UK Hospital at Home Society and has previously worked in primary care as well as hospital medicine. He is the Theme Lead for Acute Care Interfaces in the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) West Midlands and lead for Acute Ambulatory Care in the NIHR Community Healthcare MedTech and In-Vitro Diagnostic Cooperative (MIC). with a research interest in how point-of-care diagnostics can support acute care decision making outside the traditional hospital setting
He is the chief investigator of an NIHR Policy Research Programme study examining the optimal acute medical care delivery model for system resilience during waves of COVID-19, the NIHR STOPAPE trial on the management of sub-segmental pulmonary embolism, and an NIHR funded study on how Acute Hospital at Home models can expand their scope of clinical work. He sits on the Clinical Reference Group for NHS England’s Virtual Ward/Hospital at Home Programme.