Jonathan Lim is a Wellcome-Imperial 4i Clinical Research Fellow at The Francis Crick Institute and Imperial College London, London, UK, where he is currently pursuing his PhD studies in Immunobiology. He is also an Honorary Clinical Research Fellow in Medical Oncology at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK. Dr Lim completed his medical degree at St George’s University of London in 2011, and commenced his career as an academic foundation trainee in Brighton, UK, before being appointed as a NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow in Manchester. Dr Lim’s main interests are immunobiology, precision immunotherapy, and experimental cancer medicine.
Dr Lim is a core member of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Resilience Task Force, with a focus on understanding physician wellbeing and burnout, and finding ways to support oncology professionals globally. He cares about the welfare and educational needs of fellow trainees and serves as the UK representative on the ESMO Young Oncologists Committee, and is also a committee member of the Association of Clinical Psychologists (ACP)-UK and the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) trainee committees. Dr Lim aspires to ensure trainees have the best opportunities, both academically and clinically.
Date of preparation: September 2020