Dr. Manu Shankar-Hari

Manu, was appointed as faculty in Intensive Care Medicine at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK in 2009. Manu obtained his PhD from King’s College London, for his work on B cell abnormalities in sepsis and completed his formal training in epidemiology from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

In 2017, he was awarded the prestigious National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinician Scientist Award. Manu’s translational research programme, focuses on
(a) the epidemiology and adaptive immune system changes to identify ways to improve acute and longer-term outcomes in adult critically ill patients with sepsis.
(b) identifying homogenous groups with extreme certain clinical or biological or outcome characteristics (extreme phenotypes) to inform future trial design in ARDS and sepsis.