Dr. Aseem Malhotra

Honorary Consultant Cardiologist

Dr. Aseem Malhotra is a UK NHS Consultant Cardiologist, as well as Visiting Professor of Evidence Based Medicine at the Bahiana School of Medicine and Public Health in Brazil. As one of the most influential and well-known health campaigners in the UK, Dr. Malhotra writes regularly in academic medical journals and print newspapers such as the Guardian, Telegraph and Daily Mail, and is regularly seen on broadcast media in his campaign against sugar and highlighting the harms of too much medicine. He is also the author of the best-selling The Pioppi Diet. In 2015, he spearheaded the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges Choosing Wisely campaign to decrease the harms of too much medicine, while at age 37 he became the youngest member to be appointed to the board of trustees of health think tank, The King’s Fund. In 2016, he was named in the Sunday Times’ Debretts List as one of the most influential people in science and medicine in the UK.