Dr Gareth Hughes

Honorary Senior Lecturer

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Dr Gareth Hughes is a Consultant in Intensive Care & Respiratory Medicine at Bolton NHS Foundation Trust and an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester.  He graduated with a bachelor of medicine, bachelor of surgery degree from the University of Manchester in 2007.  He has undertaken further postgraduate studies in workplace based postgraduate medical education and health care ethics and law.  Dr Hughes has undertaken training within the North West in Intensive Care and Respiratory Medicine.  He has a particular interest in the management of interstitial lung disease, acute respiratory distress syndrome, difficult weaning and long-term ventilation. 

Dr Hughes has a keen interest in both undergraduate and postgraduate education with experience of representing trainees at both local and national level.  He is a former member of the education and training committee, as well as the specialty trainee advisory group of the British Thoracic Society.

Social responsibility

LEA Governor - Sharples Primary School

Council Member - Section of Medicine - Manchester Medical Society

University of Manchester’s Representative Governor and Trustee - The Hulme Hall Trust Foundation (Reg. Charity 526647) 

Honorary Treasurer - Hulme Hall Alumni Association 



MB ChB - Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery - The University of Manchester 2002-2007

PgCert - Workplace Based Postgraduate Medical Education - Edge Hill University 2013-2014

MA - Health Care Ethics and Law - The University of Manchester 2009-2011

MRCP(UK) - Membership of The Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom 2011

Specialty Certificate Examination in Respiratory Medicine 2016

FFICM - Fellow of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine 2019

Memberships of committees and professional bodies

Academy of Medical Educators

American Thoracic Society

British Thoracic Society

General Medical Council

European Respiratory Society

European Society of Intensive Care Medicine

Intensive Care Society

Manchester Medical Society

Royal College of Physicians (London)

Biology, Medicine and Health (BMH) Domains

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