Geraint Davies, MD

Davies, Geraint 2011Dr. Geraint Davies is Reader in Infection Pharmacology and Honorary Consultant in Infectious Diseases at the University of Liverpool. He ran the TB programme at Hlabisa hospital, Kwazulu/Natal, South Africa from 1994-1998, later obtaining an MSc in Epidemiology from the London School of Hygiene and a PhD in Pharmacology from the University of Liverpool. In 2009, he completed a Wellcome Trust Training Fellowship based at the Mahidol-Oxford Research Unit in Bangkok and leads on therapeutics research at the Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome clinical research programme, where he was based from 2012-2014. He is the academic co-ordinator of the PreDiCT-TB consortium and a member of the WHO Task Force for the Development of New Policies for the Treatment of TB.

Current Research Interests : Pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and mathematical modelling of anti-tuberculosis therapy, bacteriological and other biomarkers of treatment response, novel clinical trial designs.