Sheelaj SharmaMBBS, MD, FCARCSI
Dr Sheelaj Sharma is a Consultant Anaesthetist at Basildon and Thurrock University NHS Foundation Trust, UK. He is also the lead for regional anaesthesia training. He trained at St Bartholomew’s School of Anaesthesia, London and his main interests are regional anaesthesia and acute pain management in trauma orthopaedics.
He is a regular faculty at workshops organised at the Royal College of Anaesthetists, AAGBI (Association of Anaesthetists, Great Britain and Ireland) and Pre EuroAnaesthesia Congress. He has also successfully started a collaborative regional anaesthesia course by integrating teams across five major hospitals in Essex, UK.
He is a founding member of the British Anaesthesia and Pain academy (BAPA) and has been working towards expanding regional anaesthesia training both nationally and internationally. His current collaboration with AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India) Trauma team has led to an upcoming workshop in April 2017, aimed to train emergency department doctors in regional anaesthesia for acute pain management in trauma.