Professor Sally Singh is Head of Pulmonary and Cardiac Rehabilitation at the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust. She co-chairs the European Respiratory Society (ERS)-American Thoracic Society (ATS) statement on pulmonary rehabilitation and the ERS statement on nutrition and COPD. She has been centrally involved in the development of a number of outcome measures to assess the impact of pulmonary rehabilitation, including the incremental shuttle walking test. Her hospital delivers one of the largest rehabilitation programmes in the UK and has an established reputation for rehabilitation related research. She is the lead for ‘managing long term conditions’ for the East Midlands Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC).