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Name Dr Matthew Ellis
Job title Senior Clinical Lecturer in Child Health
Consultant Senior Lecturer in Global Child Health
Department Bristol Medical School (PHS) University of Bristol
Bristol Medical School (PHS) University of Bristol
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Qualifications MA(Cantab), MBChB(Liv), PhD(Lond), DCH, MRCP, MRCPCH
Professional details
Keywords resuscitation
newborns
perinatal adversity
maternal health
child health
Areas of expertise I am currently carrying out a randomised controlled trial of community based resuscitation for newborns who do not breathe at birth in association with the Perinatal Care Programme, Bangladesh. (Funded by Saving Newborn Lives/ the Gates Foundation).

My research interests focus on the longer term outcomes of children following perinatal adversity. I maintain research links with groups in South Asia working in maternal and child health and I continue to develop my interests in global health and development. I am the convenor of the International Child Health Specialist Group of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.