16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Mike Grocott

Affiliation:

Integrative Physiology and Critical Illness, CES, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
Professor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, University of Southampton, UK

Award / titles received:

British Oxygen Chair of Anaesthesia of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (awarded by the UK National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia)

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee:

Mike Grocott is the Professor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Southampton (UoS) and heads the UoS Centre for Human Integrative Physiology. He is a consultant in Critical Care Medicine at University Hospital Southampton (UHS) and leads the critical care research area of the UHS-UoS NIHR Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit.
Mike was the founding director of the UK National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia Health Services Research Centre and chairs the National Emergency Laparotomy Audit. He is also the UK national specialty group lead for Anaesthesia, Perioperative Medicine and Pain within the NIHR Clinical Research Network.   He is an elected board member of the UK Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine. Mike also serves on the Perioperative Medicine leadership group of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and is Perioperative Medicine clinical lead for this own hospital in Southampton.
Mike has co-authored more than 150 peer reviewed manuscripts and been awarded more than £13 million in grants as CI/CoI. His research interests include measuring and improving outcome following surgery and fluid therapy.  Mike leads the Fit-4-Surgery Group.

Link to department website: http://www.southampton.ac.uk/medicine/about/staff/mpg1c08.page

Biography:

Mike Grocott is the Professor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Southampton (UoS) and heads the UoS Centre for Human Integrative Physiology. He is a consultant in Critical Care Medicine at University Hospital Southampton (UHS) and leads the critical care research area of the UHS-UoS NIHR Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit.
Mike was the founding director of the UK National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia Health Services Research Centre and chairs the National Emergency Laparotomy Audit. He is also the UK national specialty group lead for Anaesthesia, Perioperative Medicine and Pain within the NIHR Clinical Research Network.   He is an elected board member of the UK Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine.  Mike serves on the Perioperative Mediine leadership group of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and is the clinical lead for Perioperative Medicine within his own hospital in Southampton.
Mike has co-authored more than 150 peer reviewed manuscripts and been awarded more than £13 million in grants as CI/CoI. He is joint Editor-in-Chief of the BioMedCentral journal Extreme Physiology and Medicine (http://www.extremephysiolmed.com). (His research interests include human responses to hypoxia, measuring and improving outcome following surgery, lung injury, and fluid therapy.  Mike leads the Xtreme-Everest Oxygen Research Consortium and the Fit-4-Surgery Group. 

Disclosure of Interest:

None declared

 


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