Meet our UHS Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellows

SoAR, on behalf of the University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS) R&D department, are looking for enthusiastic healthcare professionals employed by UHS who aspire to take the next step in their research career. Find out more about the Research Leaders Programme

Cohort 1

Ahilanandan Dushianthan

Ahilanandan Dushianthan

Intensive Care & Respiratory Consultant

Dr Ahilanandan Dushianthan is an Intensive Care & Respiratory Consultant at University Hospital Southampton (UHS) and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Jessica Bate

Jessica Bate

Paediatric Oncology Consultant

Dr Jessica Bate is a Paediatric Oncology Consultant at University Hospital Southampton and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Stephen Lim

Stephen Lim

Consultant Geriatrician

Dr Stephen Lim is a Consultant Geriatrician at University Hospital Southampton (UHS) and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Mark Banting

Mark Banting

Palliative Medicine Consultant

Mark is a Consultant in Palliative Medicine at University Hospital Southampton and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Bhaskar Somani

Bhaskar Somani

Consultant Urological Surgeon

Bhaskar Somani is a Professor of Urology and Consultant Urological Surgeon at University Hospital Southampton (UHS) and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Hitasha Rupani

Hitasha Rupani

Consultant Respiratory Physician

Dr Hitasha Rupani is a Consultant Respiratory Physician at University Hospital Southampton and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Matthew Guy

Matthew Guy

Consultant Clinical Scientist

Dr Matthew Guy is a Consultant Clinical Scientist at University Hospital Southampton and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Cohort 2

Phil Hyde

Phil Hyde

Paediatric Intensive Care Consultant

Dr Phil Hyde is a Paediatric Intensive Care Consultant at University Hospital Southampton and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Sophie Fletcher

Sophie Fletcher

Consultant Respiratory Physician

Dr Sophie Fletcher is a Consultant Respiratory Physician at University Hospital Southampton (UHS) and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Boyd Ghosh

Boyd Ghosh

Consultant Neurologist

Dr Boyd Ghosh is a Consultant Neurologist at University Hospital Southampton and Salisbury District Hospital, and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Andy Fox

Andy Fox

Consultant Pharmacist for Medicine Safety

Dr Andy Fox is a Consultant Pharmacist for Medicine Safety at University Hospital Southampton and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.

Matthew Stammers

Matthew Stammers

Consultant Gastroenterologist and Data Scientist

Dr Matt Stammers is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at University Hospital Southampton and holder of a Research Leaders Programme (RLP) fellowship.