Mike Shields

    Mike Shields

    Clinical Professor

    Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 6378

    For media contact email comms.office@qub.ac.uk
    or call +44(0)2890 973091.

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    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)

    Frequent Journals

    • PLoS One

      ISSNs: 1932-6203

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1932-6203

      Public Library of Science

      Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 3.02 SJR 1.1 SNIP 1.123

      Journal

    • Clinical & Experimental Allergy

      ISSNs: 0954-7894, 0009-9090

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1365-2222

      Wiley-Blackwell

      Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 4.19 SJR 1.967 SNIP 1.415

      Journal

    • Thorax

      ISSNs: 0040-6376, 1468-3296

      BMJ Publishing Group

      Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 4.63 SJR 3.697 SNIP 2.383

      Journal

    • Pediatric Pulmonology

      ISSNs: 8755-6863, 1099-0496

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1099-0496

      Wiley-Liss Inc.

      Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 2.38 SJR 1.15 SNIP 0.927

      Journal

    • Archives of Disease in Childhood

      ISSNs: 0003-9888

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1468-2044

      BMJ Publishing Group

      Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 2.05 SJR 1.303 SNIP 1.504

      Journal

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