A. V. Ramanan - ESR Annual Meeting 2022
A. V. Ramanan

A. V. Ramanan

Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children & Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases
Professor of Paediatric Rheumatology
University of Bristol
United Kingdom

Prof. Athimalaipet V. Ramanan is a Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist at the Bristol Royal Hospital for Children. He is the joint lead for research (Division of Women and Children) at the Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, and Professor of Paediatric Rheumatology at the University of Bristol.

Prof. Ramanan is a medical advisor for Olivia’s Vision. He is also Co-Chair for the National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network: Children/Arthritis Research UK (ARUK) Paediatric Rheumatology Clinical Studies Group, and Associate Director for the UK Experimental Arthritis Treatment Centre for Children (JIA-Uveitis and Industry work streams). He was awarded the British Society of Rheumatology’s Innovation in Clinical Practice Award in 2010. He was also awarded the University of Bristol Vice Chancellor’s Health Impact award in 2017 and Royal College of Physicians/NIHR CRN Award for outstanding contribution to research in 2018.

Prof. Ramanan’s has published >200 articles and numerous book chapters covering a variety of topics in the field of rheumatology. He is the Co-Editor of Rheumatology and Associate Editor for the Archives of Diseases in Childhood.

He is also led trials of Tocilizumab and Baricitinib in COVID-19 and part of the paediatric steering committee of the RECOVERY trial.