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Dr Andrew Sharp MBBS, MRCOG, PhD, BSc (Hons)

Senior Clinical Lecturer in Obstetrics Women's & Children's Health


    Personal Statement

    I am an academic obstetrician with an interest in fetal medicine and complex pregnancies
    My main clinical and research interests include preterm birth, multiple pregnancy and fetal growth restriction
    I am the clinical lead for multiple pregnancy and fetal growth at Liverpool Women's Hospital
    My formative research experiences were on placental function and this has been carried forwards into my work on fetal growth restriction including the randomised controlled trial of sildenafil for severe early-onset growth restriction: STRIDER UK
    I'm an investigator on the Wellcome Trust funded birth cohort Children Growing Up in Liverpool and Civic Data Cooperative data linkage initiative
    I am leading the PLANES study for small for gestational age babies and am a co-applicant on the TRUFFLE-2 and FERN studies

    Prizes or Honours

    • Poster Prize (Blair Bell Research Society, 2010)
    • Poster Prize (British Maternal Fetal Medicine Society, 2009)
    • Poster Prize (Blair Bell Research Society, 2008)
    • Eden Travel Award (Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, 2008)
    • Mathew Duncan Prize in Obstetric Medicine (St. Bartholomews and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, 2002)
    • Draper's Prize (Drapers Guild, London, 1998)

    Funded Fellowships

    • Research Training Fellowship (Wellcome Trust, 2008)