Puja Mehta

Puja Mehta, MD, is a senior specialist registrar in Rheumatology and is undertaking a basic science PhD in post-COVID interstitial lung disease at University College London, Respiratory Division. She is a strong proponent of cross-speciality working and has wide clinical practice. Her main research interests are rheumatic-associated interstitial lung disease and immunotherapeutics. She has experience in drug development and the industry-academic interface, having worked on a clinical trial in rheumatoid arthritis during a pharmaceutical industry fellowship. She is currently chair of the early career research (ECR) network committee, supervises and teaches MSc and medical students at UCL and Imperial College.