Dr Alex Bobak

senior GP partner in London and GPSI smoking cessation

Biography


Dr Alex Bobak is senior partner of a General Practice in Wandsworth, South London. He has been running specialist stop smoking clinics as a GP since 2001 and is the first GP with Special Interests (GPSI) in Smoking Cessation in the UK. He has carried out research into pharmacological treatment for smoking cessation as well as the teaching of the subject to UK health professionals.

Working on a chest ward as a junior doctor led him to become a passionate campaigner on the dangers of smoking and he believes that helping smokers to stop is a most important part of primary care. His main interest is maximizing the effective delivery of smoking cessation and he lectures and teaches on the subject throughout the UK and abroad.

 

Speaker at Pulse LIVE Glasgow 2018