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Dr. Shiva Shankar

Neonatologist

Dr. Shiva Shankar

Neonatologist

Biography

Dr. Shiva Shankar is a Consultant Neonatologist with more than 20 years of experience in the field of neonatology. After graduating from India, he completed training in paediatrics and subspeciality training in Neonatology in the United Kingdom. He has experience in the treatment of sick newborn babies of all gestational age. He is an examiner for MRCPCH examination and has held many leadership positions including Clinical Director for neonatal governance while working in the United Kingdom. He has participated in many multi-centre research trials and has many publications in peer reviewed journals.

Professional Background

Medical School

1984 - 1989
Gulbarga University, India

Residency

2002 - 2004
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK

Fellowship

2004 - 2009
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK

Work Experience

2009 - 2018
Consultant Neonatologist Royal Derby Hospital, Derby, UK University Hospital of North Midlands, Stoke on Trent, UK Princess Royal Hospital, Telford, UK

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi, Kannada, Konkani

Achievements Career Highlights

Best Outgoing undergraduate student of the medical college

Vice Chair of MRCPCH Part 1 examinations at RCPCH

Examiner for MRCPCH clinical examination

Lecturer in Paediatrics at Keele Medical School, UK

Clinical Director for neonatal governance in the hospital in UK

Chair of Quality Improvement group for neonatal network UK

Principal investigator representing University Hospital of North Midlands, UK for Prednos trial

Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai United Arab Emirates

800 AJCH (8002524)

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