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14:00 - 15:00 21 October 2015

Frontiers in Digital Health: Critical illness, life, death…and computational science

Location

B17 Basement Lecture Theatre | Torrington (1-19) (link Map)
Torrington Place | London | WC1E 7HB | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Mervyn Singer, is Professor of Intensive Care Medicine at University College London. His primary research interests are sepsis and multi-organ failure, infection, shock and haemodynamic monitoring. Funding for these activities primarily comes from the Wellcome Trust, Medical Research Council and National Institute for Health Research. He developed an oesophageal Doppler haemodynamic monitor that is now in widespread use worldwide, the use of which has been shown in multiple studies to improve outcomes after major surgery and reduce length of stay. He has led on a number of important multi-centre trials in critical care.

Professor Mervyn Singer from UCLH will be talking about the challenges faced in intensive care and the impact of digital approaches.

Professor Singer’s primary research interests are sepsis and multi-organ failure, infection, shock and haemodynamic monitoring. He developed an oesophageal Doppler haemodynamic monitor that is now in widespread use worldwide, the use of which has been shown in multiple studies to improve outcomes after major surgery and reduce length of stay.


Contact

Dr Delmiro Fernandez-Reyes
+44 (0)20 3108 7147 | digital.health@ucl.ac.uk


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