Hywel C Williams DSc, FRCPProfessor, Dermato-Epidemiology; Director, Centre of Evidence-Based Dermatology, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
Hywel directs the Centre of Evidence-Based Dermatology at the University of Nottingham which includes the Cochrane Skin Group (identifying research gaps) and the UK Dermatology Clinical Trials Network (addressing those gaps through randomised controlled trials). Hywel is an advocate of evidence-based dermatology and for working with patients and within multidisciplinary teams to conduct high quality research that informs the NHS. Hywel is an NIHR Senior Investigator. Outside of dermatology, Hywel chairs the NIHR Health Technology Assessment Commissioning Board. He freely admits to being slightly mad.