Professor Anita Simonds

Anita Simonds is a Consultant in Respiratory & Sleep Medicine at Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust and Professor of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine at NHLI, Imperial College, London. She runs the Sleep & Ventilation service responsible for around 11,000 patients on Continuous positive airways pressure therapy (CPAP) for Obstructive sleep apnoea, and 2000 adults and children using home ventilation. Her reach interests are sleep disordered breathing, and respiratory support. She is Clinical Lead for NICE Guidelines on Obstructive sleep apnoea hypopnea syndrome, obesity hypoventilation and overlap syndrome due to be published in 2020, editor of ERS Handbook of Respiratory Sleep Medicine and Vice President of the European Respiratory Society.