Tim Felton is a Consultant in Intensive Care and Respiratory Medicine at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and Senior Lecture in the Division of Infection, Immunity and Respiratory Medicine at the University of Manchester. He qualified in medicine in 1999 at the University of Nottingham. Dr Felton undertook his training in Respiratory and Intensive Care Medicine in the North West of England and in Sydney, Australia. He completed an MRC Clinical Research Training Fellowship and was awarded his PhD in anti-infective pharmacology by The University of Manchester in 2014. His research interests are in the diagnosis and optimal treatment of sepsis and other infections in critically ill patients. He has particular expertise related to optimising antimicrobial drug regimens to suppress emergence of anti-microbial resistance. Dr Felton has received £2.5M of external grant funding over the last 5 years. He is involved in a number of academic and commercial clinical trials in critically ill patients with severe infections.
Memberships of committees and professional bodies
The Intensive Care Society
European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
The British Thoracic Society
The Royal College of Physicians (London)
The British Medical Association
The Association of North West Intensive Care Units