Current President of the Paediatric Intensive Care Society
Chair of the Working Party on Standards for the Critically Ill
Child - a multi-professional group coordinated by PICS.
Member of the Intercollegiate Committee for Training in
Paediatric Intensive Care Medicine 2007-2010.
Chair of the Paediatric Intensive Care Society Sedation
Trained in Paediatric Cardiac Anaesthesia and Intensive Care at
the University Hospital Groningen, Netherlands and Southampton
Trained in Paediatric Anaesthesia and General Intensive Care in
Sheffield, Groningen, Southampton & Portsmouth.
First Consultant appointment in 1990 in Cardiac Anaesthesia in
Southampton, then Paediatric Cardiac Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
in Newcastle upon Tyne. Helped set up a neonatal ECMO programme and
took part in the development of heart transplantation in infants.
Consultant in Bristol Children's Hospital since 1997.