Dr William Harrop-Griffiths



Term of office on Council

March 2015–2021


St Mary’s Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London


Qualified from Oxford and St Thomas’s Hospital, London in 1981, and then trained in anaesthesia in London and Seattle, USA. Consultant Anaesthetist at St Mary’s Hospital since 1990. Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at Imperial College, London.

Passionate regional anaesthetist who is prepared to do obstetric and vascular anaesthesia when needs must. Enthusiastic public speaker whose lectures have been described as “a victory of style over content”. He takes this as a compliment.

Register of Interests

  • Ordinary member:
    • Association of Anaesthetists.
    • British Medical Association.
    • Regional Anaesthesia UK.
    • European Society of Regional Anaesthesia.
    • Obstetric Anaesthetists Association.
  • Employee of Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London.
  • I conduct independent private medical practice in London.
  • I am a member of a Limited Liability Partnership that provides private obstetric anaesthetic services at the Lindo Wing, St Mary’s Hospital, London.
  • Chair, National Safety Standards for Invasive Procedures (NatSSIPs) Group, NHS England.
  • My wife is a General Practitioner in Hammersmith and Fulham, Training Programme Director for GP Specialist Training (Riverside), Associate Dean (GP), HENWL and LMC member, Hammersmith and Fulham.