Professional background

Dr Hasan is a consultant anaesthetist, lead bariatric anaesthesia and previously lead anaesthesia for enhanced recovery for colorectal surgery. Appointed at UCH in 2007. Previously at St Mark’s and Northwick Park Hospital. Trained in the Bristol rotation as registrar, University of Bristol as researcher, and St Thomas and Great Ormond St hospitals rotation as senior registrar.

Examiner for the FRCA (2002 – present) and Editor for CPD Anaesthesia Journal (1999 – present). Recipient of Cutlers prize for innovation in surgery in 2007, judged by the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Research interests

Research and systematic review in clinical anaesthesia


Paper publications: more than 40, mainly in the clinical areas; regional anaesthesia, airway management and colorectal and obesity anaesthesia

Patent publications: USA patent 7175608 (2007) and UK patent GB2366729B (2004) for technological developments in anaesthesia

Books: co-authored six, all in clinical anaesthesia including 3 as aids to postgraduate examinations

Electronic publications: authored MCQ Anaesthesia SimulatorTM, CD Rom, 6 editions (1997-2006), and Virtual Anaesthesia Tutor®, CD Rom and Network, 4 editions (2001-2007)