Dr Katharine Hunt

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

National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery


Professional background

Katharine Hunt is a Consultant Anaesthetist at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, and Chair of the UCLH Resuscitation Committee. She qualified from St George's Hospital Medical School in 1994 and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists in 1998. She took up the post of Consultant Anaesthetist in September 2003. Her key interests are in anaesthesia for the brain and spine, resuscitation and risk management. She is currently a Regional Representative for the UK Resuscitation Council and is also Risk Lead for Queen Square Division at UCLH.

Research interests

  • Neuroanaesthesia
  • Neuro-critical care


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