Dr Virginia Newcombe

Virginia is a dual trained in Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care and works at Addenbrookes Hospital. Since 2014 she has held a Clinician Scientist Fellowship from the Academy of Medical Sciences and The Health Foundation She is also a RCEM Associate Professor and is Academic Lead for EM at the University of Cambridge.

Academic interests:

Traumatic brain injury. The use of magnetic resonance imaging and CT as biomarkers in neurological illness. She is currently involved in analysing data from CENTER-TBIa large European cohort study investigating the additive value of imaging to prognostic models. Other areas of research include subarachnoid haemorrhage, use of blood biomarkers and inflammation after TBI.

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