Dr Rob Lawson
BSc MBChB MRCGP FRCGP Dip BSLM/IBLM
- BSLM Trustee & Founder
Having qualified in Medicine in 1975, Rob has gained extensive experience as a GP in Scotland. His principal interests have been primary and secondary prevention of disease and the specialty of Lifestyle Medicine. As well as leading his NHS team to the highest awards for quality (2003-2013) he founded a charity in 1991 providing weekly activity and support in venues around East Lothian for sufferers of long term conditions including heart disease, Type 2 diabetes, stroke, lung disease and frailty. He has retired from NHS practice to concentrate on the applications of Lifestyle Medicine to healthcare. In 2016 he co-founded BSLM, a registered charity, to promote the principles of Lifestyle Medicine to healthcare professionals and the public. On a personal note he is a cancer ‘survivor’.
He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BSLM2020 Conference update
Posted on July 31, 2020
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Posted on July 2, 2020
Lifestyle Medicine Week 2020
Posted on June 8, 2020
IBLM certification exam update
Posted on May 22, 2020
Statement on BSLM2020 virtual conference
Posted on April 28, 2020