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Dr Anthony Emmerson

Consultant Neonatologist and IT Lead



Special Interests:

Extreme prematurity


After qualifying in medicine at Bristol University Dr Emmerson specialised in paediatrics and neonatology, gaining experience at Bristol Children’s Hospital and Great Ormond Street amongst other places.  In 1987 he was appointed as the Neonatal Lecturer, University of London, based at Saint Thomas’ Hospital, where he completed his MD in neonatal haematology.  Since 1993 he has been a Consultant Neonatologist at Saint Mary’s Hospital, where he was Clinical Director between 1996 and 2011.

He is currently the Head of the North Western Deanery School of Paediatrics and Chair of the Greater Manchester Neonatal Intensive Care Partnership Clinical Advisory Group.

He is also the national neonatal representative on the NICE Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee and Medical Editor for Infant and the Editorial Board of Early Human Development.