Michael Farquhar

2 - 3 July 2019
Manchester Central

Speaker

  Michael Farquhar

Michael Farquhar

, , Guy's and St Thomas' FT , Consultant, Paediatric Sleep Medicine

Dr Michael Farquhar trained in Glasgow, Nottingham, Sydney and London and joined the Evelina London sleep medicine team as a consultant in 2012. He holds weekly general sleep, hypersomnia and adolescent sleep clinics, and supports Evelina London’s busy diagnostic sleep study service. Mike is involved in educating healthcare professionals on the importance of sleep and the impact of fatigue on healthcare, with a focus on staff working night shifts. His work led to the introduction of the “HALT: Take A Break” campaign for GSTT staff in 2017, and he has worked with organisations including the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland, the  Royal College of Anaesthetists, the Royal College of Nursing and the British Medical Association in this area. In 2018, he was awarded the Association Award by the AAGBI for his contribution to the #FightFatigue campaign.

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