Richard Attanoos

Dr. Attanoos is a Consultant Pathologist at University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff and Associate Dean at Cardiff University, U.K. He has a special interest in occupational lung pathology, asbestos related disease and mineral analysis.  He received his medical degree from London University in 1987 and holds a Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists in Histopathology.  Dr. Attanoos is an invited member of the International Mesothelioma Panel, CAP-PPS Asbestosis and contributing author to the 2015 W.H.O. Tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart (4th Edition).  He has published over 130 papers in the peer-reviewed medical and scientific literature, many of which are in the fields of occupational lung disease, asbestos and mesothelioma.