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Dr Tim Brooks

Past LMM Speaker

Dr Tim Brooks CBE is Head of the Rare and Imported Pathogens Laboratory (RIPL) at Public Health England. RIPL is a WHO collaborating laboratory for High Consequence Pathogens, providing diagnostic and clinical advice for a wide range of unusual bacterial and viral pathogens.

Tim is one of the leading partners in the national Imported Fever Service, which combines the clinical skills of the Liverpool and London Tropical Infectious Disease Hospitals with RIPL laboratory services His research interests include diagnostics, disease pathogenesis, and the basis of Lyme disease.

At present, he is also the PHE lead for serological testing against COVID.

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Have you got sound knowledge of your chosen speciality and an ability and willingness to transfer your skills and knowledge to others? If yes, you will be a great addition to our faculty of tutors. Teaching is also a way to consolidate your own learning, as well as broaden your competencies and raise your profile. LMM is currently seeking senior cadres of doctors proficient in common medical procedures.


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Current Role:

Speaker & Tutor, London Metropolitan Medical, UK

Head of the Rare and Imported Pathogens Laboratory (RIPL), England


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