Dan Lasserson is Professor of Acute Ambulatory Care at the University of Warwick, working clinically in acute ambulatory care and the Acute Hospital at Some Service for Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust.
He was part of the team that designed PIONEER and was Deputy Director for the initial year of operation. He is now responsible for linkage to routine acute care datasets outside University Hospitals Birmingham including the Society for Acute Medicine Benchmarking Audit (SAMBA), and the Birmingham Out of Hours Research Database.
He is Theme Lead for Acute Care Interfaces in the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) West Midlands and Theme lead for Acute Ambulatory Care in the NIHR Community Healthcare MedTech and In-Vitro Diagnostic Cooperative (MIC). He is the chief investigator of an NIHR Policy Research Programme study examining the optimal acute medical care delivery model during winter and waves of COVID-19 and leads the NIHR STOPAPE trial on the management of sub-segmental pulmonary embolism.