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Dr Karen Luyt

Dr Karen Luyt

Dr Karen Luyt
MBChB, PhD(Bristol), FRCPCH

Consultant Senior Lecturer

Area of research

Neonatal Neurology and Health Outcomes in high risk infants

Office G.12
Neonatology,
Level D, St Michael's Hospital BS2 8EG
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 342 5439

Research summary

Karen Luyt read medicine in South Africa and received a CCST in Paediatrics (Neonatal Medicine) in the UK in 2004. She was appointed as a consultant in neonatal medicine in 2004 and as Walport Senior Lecturer in Neonatal Neuroscience in 2009. She works as a clinical neonatologist in the Regional Neonatal Intensive Care unit at St Michael’s Hospital, Bristol, with special interests in intensive care and improving health outcomes in high risk infants. 

 Dr Luyt’s laboratory based research has focused on mechanisms of brain injury and regeneration in the newborn central nervous system. Her translational clinical research concerns genetic susceptibility ...

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Biography

Karen Luyt was appointed as s a consultant in neonatal medicine in 2004 and as Walport Senior Lecturer in 2009 with a research interest in brain injury and improving health outcomes in high risk infants. She works as a clinical neonatologist in the Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at St Michael’s Hospital, Bristol. 

 Management Roles:

UHBristol NHS Trust Neonatal Mortality Lead.

Academic Lead for the Child Death Overview Group.

Academic Lead for the South West Congenital Anomaly Register.

 

Advisory Roles:

MBRACE Confidential Enquiry into neonatal deaths with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Neonatal Expert on Panel.

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Selected publications

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Recent publications

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