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Personal details
Name Professor Andrew Whitelaw
Job title Emeritus Professor
Department Bristol Medical School (THS) University of Bristol
Work contact details
Email address
 
Telephone number work(0117) 323 8745
Fax number fax(0117) 32 36105
Qualifications MB B Chir, MD, MRCP, FRCPCH
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health
European Society for Paediatric Research
British Association of Perinatal Medicine
Neonatal Society
Keywords newborn brain injury
newborn intensive care
experimental brain treatment
brain haemorrhage
hydrocephalus
Areas of expertise I have 30 years of clinical experience with sick newborn infants and have worked on the mechanisms and treatment of brain injury in babies for over 20 years.

I have extensive experience of clinical trials of treatments to protect the newborn brain from injury, particulary premature babies with brain haemorrhage. I am a co-ordinator of the Cochrane Library Neonatal Review Group.
Languages (other than English)
Norwegian spoken    written
Media experience My clinical work has been featured on BBC TV, Channel 4 News and Discovery Channel.