Dr Tom Fletcher

Senior Clinical Lecturer

Dr.Tom Fletcher is a consultant in the Tropical Infectious Disease Unit, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust NHS, Liverpool, and Senior Clinical Lecturer at LSTM. He is also a physician in the Defence Medical Services and his research at LSTM is focussed on High-Consequence Infectious Diseases.

For his Ph.D. he undertook a Wellcome Trust fellowship investigating the interaction of immune response, viral load and clinical course in a cohort of patients with Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever in Turkey. 

He has active research programmes in Turkey, Sudan, and Sierra Leone and has been, deployed several times as a WHO clinician to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.