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- Institute of Child Health
- Faculty of Pop Health Sciences
Delan qualified from Manchester medical school in 2002. He then worked in clinical paediatrics in the UK and New Zealand. After completing a Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene in 2006, he worked as a paediatrician with Medecins Sans Frontieres in Pakistan. He went on to do two emergency projects also with MSF in South Sudan in a cholera outbreak and Myanmar post-cyclone. He then completed a masters in public health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and is a public health Academic Clinical Fellow/Specialty Registrar in London.
Delan recently completed a PhD investigating the long-term effects of antenatal micronutrient supplementation, focusing on lung function and growth. His main interests are in child health, humanitarian crises and conflict, research methodology and ethics.