Dr Bogdan Chiva Giurca
Bogdan is a medical doctor, currently working as Clinical Champion Lead at the National Academy for Social Prescribing (NASP), and Lead for the Global Social Prescribing Alliance. As the founder of the '#SocialPrescribingDay' campaign, Bogdan has acted as an international champion, raising awareness of the subject globally in over 30 countries. His work has influenced national and international healthcare policy and has driven key changes within the medical school curriculum, contributing to several peer-reviewed publications and policy documents, including the NHS Long Term Plan, the Personalised Care Model, GP Partnership Review, as well as authoring three books on medical education.
Bogdan is an Honorary Lecturer at University College London, he currently leads the Social Prescribing Module at Imperial College London Medical School, is a Collaborator for the Harvard Global Health Institute at Harvard University, and has recently been nominated as part of the HSJ100: Most influential people in health within the United Kingdom (2022).