Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine
doctors and nurse at patient bedside

Dr Kenneth Baillie

Kenneth is an Academic Consultant in Critical Care Medicine

Dr Kenneth Baillie

Consultant and Snr. Clinical Research Fellow

  • Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine
  • Division of Health Sciences
  • Deanery of Clinical Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

Edinburgh Royal Infirmary
51 Little France crescent

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH16 4SA

Background

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Kenneth Baillie graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a BSc(Hons) in Physiology in 1999 and MBChB in 2002. He completed basic training in medicine in Glasgow, and in anesthesia in Edinburgh. During this time he led a series of high altitude research projects in Bolivia, and founded a high-altitude research charity, Apex. He was appointed as a clinical lecturer on the ECAT (Edinburgh Clinical Academic Track) at the University of Edinburgh in 2008, and completed a Wellcome Trust-funded PhD in statistical genetics in 2012. He was awarded a Wellcome-Beit Prize Intermediate Clinical Fellowship in 2013. After completing clinical training in 2014 he worked as a visiting scientist at the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, before returning to the Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh to establish a research program in translational applications of genomics in critical care medicine. He works as a consultant in the intensive care unit at the Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh.

Kenneth leads the GenOMICC (Genetics of Mortality in Critical Care) Study.

Find out more about Kenneth Baillie's current research at the baillielab.net website