Immediate Past Chair
Professor in Intensive Care medicine, Queen's University, Belfast
Co-Director of Research for the Intensive Care Society
Intensivist, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast
Danny's major research area is acute lung injury. His research portfolio spans the investigation of intial novel therapeutic agents in vitro, human models of ALI, phase 2 clinical trials and large scale international phase 3 clinical trials. He is presently the chief investigator for the REST Trial, investigating extra-corporeal CO2 removal in critically ill patients with respiratory failure. Other research interests are vascular reactivity in critical illness, nosocomial MRSA and fungal infection, acute kidney injury, delirium in critical illness and interventions in patients undergoing major vascular surgery to avoid pulmonary complications.