David Taylor is Director of Pharmacy and Pathology at the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation trust and Professor of Psychopharmacology at King’s College.  He has worked at the Maudsley hospital for 24 years.

In 2014, David was ranked in the top 100 clinical leaders in the NHS by the Health Service Journal.

David is also the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Therapeutic Advances in Psychopharmacology and Head of Pharmaceutical Sciences at King’s Health Partners.

He has served on five NICE Guideline and HTA panels, and was a member of the DFT panel on Drug Driving which introduced drug driving legislation.