New medical director for United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust

DR DAVID Levy has been appointed Medical Director for United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust.

He joins the Trust after a period as President of the British Columbia Cancer Agency (BCCA), Canada.

Dr Levy qualified from the Royal London Hospital Medical School in 1984 and trained in clinical oncology in Oxford and Leeds.

A spokesperson for the trust said: “Dr Levy’s extensive clinical background will enable ULHT to move forward with strong clinical direction and will ensure that senior management decisions regarding medical services are clinically led and put the patients’ needs first.”

Dr Levy said: “I look forward to working with the other members of the executive team to further improve the quality of clinical services to the people of Lincolnshire.”