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PROFESSOR AND HEAD OF DEPARTMENT
Professor IRWIN, Michael G.

Michael G. Irwin, MB ChB, MD, FRCA, FANZCA, FHKAM
Professor and Head, Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Hong Kong, Chief of Service in Anaesthesia at Queen Mary Hospital and at HKU Shenzhen Hospital, China. President of the Society of Anaesthetists of Hong Kong and Past President of the Hong Kong College of Anaesthesiology, where I am also a member of the education and examination committees and chief censor. I have published more than 200 articles in peer reviewed scientific journals and am a regular invited reviewer for a whole range of journals and grant bodies. I am an editor of a number of journals including Anaesthesia, Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy, Perioperative Medicine, CPD Anaesthesia (UK), Pain Research and Treatment, Hong Kong Medical Journal, International Medical Research, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine. I am Chairman of the organising committee for the World Congress of Anaesthesia 2016. Research interests include anaesthetic pharmacology, acute pain management and organ preconditioning. I am part of the Faculty of 1000 Medicine in the field of Cardiovascular medicine in anaesthesia: basic science. I have a particular interest in Total Intravenous Anaesthesia and am President of the Asia Oceanic Committee for IV Anaesthesia and the World Federation of Societies of IV Anaesthesia.

E-mail : mgirwin@hku.hk

HKU Researcher Page: http://hub.hku.hk/rp/rp00390