Dr Furman is a paediatric gastroenterology consultant, who joined the centre for paediatric gastroenterology at Royal Free from Great Ormond Street in April 2008 and is the clinical lead for the service. He maintains a close working relationship with the team at GOSH. His main areas of interest are IBD, coeliac disease, food allergy and eosinophilic oesophagitis and his research interests are concentrated in these areas. He also runs the IBD adolescent transition clinic at the Royal Free. He is currently working with NHS England to develop clinical pathways for paediatric gastroenterology in London.