22 November 2019
Principal Academic Investigators and Research Team

Professor Fang Gao – Consultant in Anaesthesia and critical care.
Areas of Interest – Sepsis, ARDS, Anaesthesia and Pain.

Professor Gavin Perkins – Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Consultant Physician at Heartlands.
Areas of Interest – Health Services Research, Acute Lung Injury / ARDS & Resuscitation

Teresa Melody
– Academic Department Manager

Areas of Interest - Sepsis

Dr Joyce Yeung
– Clinical Lecturer

Areas of Interest – Anaesthesia and Resuscitation


Dr Keith Couper – Research Nurse

Areas of Interest – Clinical Trials, Resuscitation

Peter Sutton – Research Nurse


Linda Bradley – Research Nurse


Joanne Gresty – Research Nurse


Katie Atterbury – Research Nurse


Emma Skilton – Clinical Trial Research Assistant


Sophie Watts  – Clinical Trial Research Assistant

Research Fellows

Dr Phillip Howells
Areas of Interest - Translational osephagectomy research

Dr Vanisha Patel
Areas of Interest - Anaesthesia, delirium

Dr Jaimin Patel
Areas of Interest - Anaesthesia

Dr Edward Rawstorne
Areas of Interest - Emergency Surgery