Simon has been a consultant in Leeds for over 20 years and has worked in both paediatric and adult critical care. He has spent much of this time involved in clinical management including 5 years as director of adult critical care, so is well aware of the financial, operational and manpower challenges that we all face day to day.
Simon has a particular interest in improving quality and has previously been a co-opted member of the ICS standards committee. He was the lead author of the last 2 editions of the Society’s transfer guidelines and has recently chaired a WYCCODN group revising the networks transfer documentation and policies. Simon is actively involved in research and is currently the clinical lead /co-ordinator for critical care research in LTHT.