Dr Haval Balata is Consultant Respiratory Physician, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust; and Honorary Senior Lecturer, School of Biological Sciences, University of Manchester; Manchester, UK.
Specialising in respiratory medicine and thoracic oncology, Dr Balata’s clinical and research interests include the risk reduction, screening and early detection of lung cancer and interventional bronchoscopy. He has published on topics encompassing the early detection of lung cancer, staging, diagnostics and treatment pathways.
Dr Balata enjoys extensive involvement in the pioneering Manchester Lung Health Check service for targeted lung cancer screening as Responsible Clinician for the programme. His other clinical roles include being the clinical lead for the interventional bronchoscopy unit at Wythenshawe Hospital and clinical lead for the regional Navigation Bronchoscopy service.
EM-92640 - Date of preparation: March 2022