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    United Kingdom

19962019
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Personal profile

Interests

My research interests include:

1] studying the under lying airways inflammation in childhood respiratory disorders including bronchiolitis, wheezing (asthma phenotypes) and problem coughing.

2] non-invasive monitoring of airways inflammation in asthma children

3] using modern technology for rapid point of care testing of respiratory and serious bacterial infections in children

Research Statement

My research interests include:

1] stuying the under lying airways inflammation in childhood respiratory disorders including bronchiolitis, wheezing (asthma phenotypes) and problem coughing.

2] non-invasive monitoring of airways inflammation in asthma children

3] using modern technology for rapid point of care testing of respiratory and serious bacterial infections in children

Teaching

Undergraduate

1] I run a Student Selected Component module in 2nd year undergraduate Medicine course "Ethical issues in Paediatrics". Teaching in this is by way of case discussions and debates.

2] I teach in 3 other SSCs (Pain in children, neonatal cardiorespiratory transition systems, sleep disordered breathing in children)

3] I teach and assess students in the 4th year Child Health module.

I chair the Phase 4 Quality Assurance Committee

Postgraduate

1] I was the N Ireland Paediatric training director and RCPCH Regional advisor until 2 years ago

2] I am on the national Respiratory Paediatrics training committee (CSAC)

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Projects 2006 2018

Research Output 1996 2019

Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections
Chemokines
Epithelium
Cytokines
Infection
Open Access
File
Neisseria meningitidis
Meningococcal Infections
Nucleic Acid Amplification Techniques
Literature
Peer Review
Signs and Symptoms
Referral and Consultation
Vaccination
Infection
Meningitis

Investigating the clinical use of structured light plethysmography to assess lung function in children with neuromuscular disorders

Fleck, D., Curry, C., Donnan, K., Logue, O., Graham, K., Jackson, K., Keown, K., Winder, J., Shields, M. D. & Hughes, C. M., 26 Aug 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 8, 19 p., e0221207.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Plethysmography
neuromuscular disorders
lung function
Light
Lung
Open Access
File
Purpura
Informed Consent
Routine Diagnostic Tests
Parents
Pediatrics

Prizes

British Lung Foundation Young Investigators Award

Michael Shields (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Clinical Excellence Award

Michael Shields (Recipient), 1999

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

President

Michael Shields (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Appointment

Respiratory team of the year 2013

Michael Shields (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2001 2018

PLoS One (Journal)

Helen Groves (Peer reviewer), Hong Guo Parke (Peer reviewer), Lindsay Broadbent (Peer reviewer), Michael Shields (Peer reviewer), Ultan Power (Peer reviewer)
01 Dec 2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Persistent bacterial bronchitis in children - Taskforce

Mike Shields (Member)
20152016

Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Health Promotion Agency Northern Ireland (External organisation)

Mike Shields (Member)
20152016

Activity: Membership typesMembership of public/government advisory/policy group or panel

paediatric advisory board and bronchiolitis consortium

Mike Shields (Member)
2015 → …

Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Health Promotion Agency Northern Ireland (External organisation)

Mike Shields (Member)
20142017

Activity: Membership typesMembership of public/government advisory/policy group or panel

Impact

Improved management of airway disorders in children

Liam Heaney (Participant), Ian Cadden (Participant), Mike Shields (Participant), Madeleine Ennis (Participant), Bettina Schock (Participant), Vanessa Brown (Participant), Michael Ryan (Participant), Dennis Carson (Participant), Timothy Warke (Participant)

Impact: Health Impact, Quality of Life Impact

Thesis

Elucidation of the roles of PTN and ISG15 in RSV cytopathogenesis: possible biomarkers of severe disease?

Author: Groves, H., Jun 2018

Supervisor: Power, U. (Supervisor) & Shields, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy