Dr Nicholas Easom


Honorary Senior Lecturer

Role at Hull York Medical School

Founder member of the Infection Research Group at Hull University Teaching Hospitals. Principal Investigator for RECOVERY and HEAL-COVID phase 3 clinical trials in COVID-19, for PHOSP-COVID observational study in Long-COVID and SIREN observational study of COVID in healthcare workers, and for a pharma-led phase 2 trial examining novel therapeutics in hepatitis B infection. Involved in the development of capacity for GM vaccine research in Hull. Supervises academic trainees and clinical fellows with projects on COVID-19 and hepatitis B. Leads on medical student teaching within Infectious Diseases at HUTH.


BA Cantab 1st class honours 2003

MB BChir University of Cambridge 2005

Academic Clinical Fellow infectious Diseases UCLH 2010-2013

PhD UCL Division of Infection and Immunity/MRC Unit The Gambia 2018

Infectious Diseases CCT 2019

Consultant in Infectious Diseases Hull University Teaching Hospitals 2019 - present

External roles

GMSC Chair, Hull University Teaching Hospitals

External Examiner, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Professional Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene