Conor Davidson

Dr Conor Davidson

Royal College of Psychiatrist Autism Champion, Royal College of Psychiatrists

Conor Davidson Bio

Dr Conor Davidson is a consultant psychiatrist and clinical lead of the Leeds Autism Diagnostic Service. He was appointed Autism Champion for the Royal College of Psychiatrists in May 2021. Before joining LADS fulltime in 2020, Conor was autism lead for Tees, Esk & Wear Valley NHS trust. The TEWV autism project launched a large scale training program and the autism Clinical Link Pathway; its achievements were recognised with a National Autistic Society award in 2019. Conor has published a number of journal articles and book chapters with a particular focus on autism and mental health. Conor is a lifelong Leeds United supporter, which – after many years of disappointment – is finally starting to pay off.