Hitesh Dave

MSc Guj, MSc Sur, DISM, CSci, CBiol, MRSB

Hitesh has joined the committee of the European Histopathology Forum in 2016 and since than working as a very active committee member, taking a lead role in developing the first time ever website for the EHF organisation. He has over 17 years’ of global experience in Non-clinical safety assessment in toxicology as well as pathology areas in the Pharmaceutical R&D (India & UK) with a special interest in regulatory Histopathology techniques, processes and procedures, as well as full knowledge and understanding of many specialised Histopathology techniques including digital pathology imaging. Hitesh’s current role as senior scientist in GSK UK Histopathology department which encompasses the major involvement in digital imaging areas including Whole Slide Imaging (WSI) and qunatification of images (Image analysis) using various platforms like definiens, Halo and Aperio. Hitesh has shown diversity in his career and worked as a Project manager in south africa township for children health during his placement as a GSK Pulse Ambassdor 2015 and as a GSK Public relations & communications leader in 2017 for the children health centre (Hope Park) in south Africa township as part of corporate social responsibility programme.