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Dr Vimal Vasu

C/O Graham Paul Ltd
Ashtree Court, Woodsey Close
Cardiff Gate Business Park
Cardiff
CF23 8RW

Contact Person: Dr Vimal Vasu
Qualifications: LLM MD MBBS FRCPCH BSc
Occupation: Consultant in Neonatal Medicine

Dr Vimal Vasu LLM MD MBBS FRCPCH BSc

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Consultant in Neonatal Medicine

Dr Vimal Vasu is a Consultant in Neonatal Medicine and clinical lead at the regional neonatal intensive care unit at the William Harvey Hospital in Ashford, Kent. He is also an honorary senior lecturer at the School of Biosciences, University of Kent and a member of the Neonatal Data Analysis Unit Steering Board. His interests include neonatal nutrition, telomere biology, medical ethics and law. He has also been involved in global child health in Haiti, Myanmar and Rwanda.

His skills and expertise are in all aspects of neonatal medicine including general neonatal care, risk management, governance, resuscitation, nutrition, perinatal brain injury, hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy, jaundice & kernicterus, infection and respiratory problems.

Dr Vasu has been working as an expert witness since 2019. He is a holder of the Cardiff University Bond Solon civil expert witness certificate and his instruction ratio is Claimant: 5/Defendant: 4. He has also acted as a single joint expert and in legal aid  cases. Dr Vasu has been involved as a neonatal expert advisor to an NHS Improvement mandated review of maternity/newborn care. He has experience of submitting medical reports to assist HM Coroner and attendance to give evidence at HM Coroner inquests.

Dr Vasu is widely published and has research interest in information disclosure/consent issues in neonatal medicine post the Montgomery ruling and has been a member of the British Association of Perinatal Medicine Working Party looking at this subject.

Membership

Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health (Fellow), National Register of
University Certificated Expert Witnesses. British Association of Perinatal Medicine,
British Medical Association, Neonatal Society, Medical Protection Society.

Training

UK Resuscitation Council Neonatal Life Support Instructor
Cardiff University Bond Solon civil expert witness

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