Dr Chris Steele


Dr Chris Steele MBE is a GP with over 35 years of experience in the medical profession that has been a familiar face and resident doctor on ITV’s This Morning since the first episode in 1988. Qualifying as a doctor in 1968, Dr Chris Steele worked as a GP in South Manchester from 1970 where he first became interested in treating patients who smoked become somewhat of a pioneer in this field.

Now globally recognised as an international expert in smoking cessation and nicotine addiction, Dr Steele is a household name within healthcare as well as having become an instantly recognisable television personality due to his compelling and often life-saving advice on the much loved, This Morning. An incredibly knowledgeable professional that has been somewhat of an expert and frontrunner within his area of expertise, Dr Chris Steele MBE’s medical reputation coupled with his recognisability make him the ideal speaker to hire for your next event through the Champions Speakers Agency.

In addition to his work as a GP, Dr Chris Steele MBE has over 12 years’ experience as a successful journalist and is a Health Ambassador and Patron for numerous charitable causes showcasing his kind-hearted nature that shines through during his performances as an after dinner speaker. An influential health advisor and the face of many government health initiatives, Dr Steele has fronted campaigns such as promoting the Flu Vaccine, a seemingly innocuous and common illness that in reality is one of the biggest killers in England.

Voted Health Journalist of the Year in 2007, Dr Chris Steele was awarded with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Guild of Health Writers in 2010 and has also been rewarded with an MBE for his fantastic work within the healthcare injury. Chris’ wealth of experience and high profile media role in addition to the abundance of experiences he has garnered from a decorated career in medicine make Dr Chris Steele a very popular, sought after and engaging keynote speaker.

Having lectured around the world and appeared on numerous media engagements, Dr Chris Steele truly has excelled both as a practitioner and as a campaigner. The father of Andrew Steele, the Great Britain 400m runner, Chris has acted as a Government Health Adviser on a range of initiatives and he has been a guest speaker and presenter in the House of Commons on a number of occasions. Famous for successfully fighting the British Government to have nicotine replacement gum paid for by NHS prescription, as he shares during his work as a speaker, prior to winning this argument, Dr Steele paid for his patients’ prescriptions out of his own salary, another act of his kindness that has led to him receiving widespread praise and adulation.

A world-renowned figure that is held in the highest regard and respected worldwide, the This Morning resident doctor and esteemed medical campaigner that has over 35 years of experience within the world of healthcare, Dr Chris Steele MBE is available to hire as a speaker for any event no matter how big or small through the Champions Speakers agency.

To book Dr Chris Steele as the keynote speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

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