Dr Katharine Hunt

Dr Katherine HuntTel: 020 3448 4711 / 020 3448 3255
Fax: 0203 448 4711
Email: katharine.hunt@uclh.nhs.uk

National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

Neuroanaesthesia and Neurocritical Care

Professional background

Dr Katharine Hunt (BSc MBBS FRCA)

Clinical Lead for Resuscitation UCLH, Chair UCLH Tracheostomy Steering Committee, Risk Lead Queen Square Division.

Previously clinical lead for anaesthesia, and Departmental rota coordinator. In 12th year as consultant at NHNN

Clinical interests:

  • Difficult Airways
  • Craniocervical
  • Surgery
  • Spine
  • Tracheostomies
  • Resuscitation

Research interests

  • Resuscitation and Tracheostomy management.


Regan K, Hunt K. Tracheostomy Management. Contin Educ Anaesth Crit Care Pain 2008 8: 31-35   
Hunt K, Tachtsidis I, Bleasdale-Barr K, Elwell C, Mathias C, Smith M.   Changes in cerebral oxygenation and haemodynamics during postural blood pressure changes in patients with autonomic failure. Physiol Meas. 2006 Sep;27(9):777-85. Epub 2006 Jun 14.   
Hunt K, Laing R. Spinal Cord Injury. Chapter for Essentials of Neuroanesthesia  and   Neurointensive Care edited by Drs. Adrian Gelb and Arun Gupta.   Elsevier 2008

Hunt K, Virmani S Clinical neuroprotection and secondary neuronal injury mechanisms' Anaesthesia and Intensive Care medicine 15 (4) 168-171

GMC/GDC number: 4118655