NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow

University of Leicester


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Dr Tim van Hasselt

Community Member


Tim van Hasselt is a Paediatric trainee (neonatal subspecialty) and NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of Leicester.

Tim is also ST7 Neonatal GRID Registrar, West Midlands (OOPR) and Co-chair of Paediatric Research Across the Midlands (PRAM).

He is also a National Neonatal Research Database (NNRD) Board Trainee representative. The NNRD is a national resource holding real-world clinical data captured in the course of care on all admissions to NHS neonatal units in England, Wales, Scotland and the Isle of Man. Neonatal units submit data through their Electronic Patient Record system supplier. At present, there is information on around one million babies and 10 million days of care in the NNRD.

Tim is interested in the using linked national routine healthcare data to study outcomes of prematurity and neonatal illness into childhood.

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