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Dr Matthew Ellis

Dr Matthew Ellis

Dr Matthew Ellis
MA(Cantab.), MBChB(Liv.), PhD(Lond.), D.C.H., M.R.C.P., M.R.C.P.C.H.

Consultant Senior Lecturer in Global Child Health

Area of research

global child health

Office 1.08
1-5 Whiteladies Road,
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Fax. +44 (0) 117 33 14088
Tel. +44 (0) 117 42 83109

Research summary

The epidemiology of neurodevelopmental disorders in childhood

Community based interventions to reduce child mortality and improve neurodevelopmental outcomes

Injury prevention

Global Community Child Health

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I initially studied social anthropology at Cambridge University during which I contributed to a land rights project with the Ashaninka Amerindians of Peru. I went on to train in medicine in Liverpool qualifying as a doctor in1986 with specialty training in clinical paediatrics at Alder Hey Hospital (1989).

I ran an innovative healthworker training project in Ethiopia with ‘Health Unlimited’ before joining the Centre for International Child Health at University College London, to lead a research programme in Nepal. This led to a PhD and a series of publications describing the public health importance of birth asphyxia in low income ...

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Selected publications

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Recent publications

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