Chief Investigator

Prof Carsten Flohr

Carsten Flohr studied at Cambridge and Oxford Universities and then trained in both paediatrics and dermatology. He was the first UK National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinician Scientist in Dermatology and was recently awarded a senior Career Development Fellowship from the NIHR.

He is Professor of Dermatology and Population Science and directs the Unit for Population-Based Dermatology Research at St John’s Institute of Dermatology, King’s College London and Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.

He is also Consultant in Dermatology and Research & Development Lead at St John’s Institute of Dermatology.

Prof Flohr has a particular interest in atopic eczema, its causes and novel methods of disease prevention and treatment.