DR Lachlan Miles

DR Lachlan Miles

Positions

  • Cardiopulmonary bypass (Protamine and heparin pharmacokinetics)
  • Perioperative medicine (Non-anaemic iron deficiency)

Overview

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  • Lachlan Miles is a Staff Specialist in Anaesthesia at Austin Health, an Honorary Consultant at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and an Honorary Fellow of the Centre for Integrated Critical Care at the University of Melbourne. Lachlan has completed fellowships at the Austin Hospital in cardiac, hepatobiliary and liver transplant anaesthesia, and in cardiothoracic anaesthesia and intensive care at Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. His subspecialty practice involves cardiothoracic and major hepatobiliary anaesthesia (including liver transplant) and perioperative medicine. Lachlan is a PhD candidate under the supervision of Professor David Story and Dr Kate Burbury at the University of Melbourne. He is chief investigator for the IDOCS and NATO studies, and the ADEPT and PRODOSE trials. He has been appointed Scientific Convenor for the 2021 ANZCA Annual Scientific Meeting.   

Affiliation

Member of

  • Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists. General membership 2015 - 2019

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Additional Grant Information

  • EXTERNAL PEER REVIEWED FUNDED GRANTS National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia (2016) - Effect of spontaneous ventilation versus positive pressure ventilation in patients undergoing diagnostic thoracoscopic lung biopsy for interstitial lung disease under general anaesthesia. £15,000 European Association of Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology (2016) - Effect of spontaneous ventilation versus positive pressure ventilation in patients undergoing diagnostic thoracoscopic lung biopsy for interstitial lung disease under general anaesthesia. £15,000 ANZCA Melbourne Emerging Researcher Award (2017) - Iron therapy for non-anaemic iron deficiency in perioperative colorectal malignancy (FeRIC-II). $10,000 ANZCA Research Foundation Project Grant (2018) – Impact of non-anaemic iron deficiency correction on exercise and perioperative outcomes (ADEPT). $68,966 ANZCA Research Foundation Project Grant (2018) – A prospective observational study examining the impact of iron deficiency on patient outcomes after cardiac surgery (IDOCS). $140,200 J P Moulton Charitable Foundation (2018) – A prospective, randomised controlled trial to compare a bespoke protamine dosing algorithm with standard fixed dose protamine to reverse heparin after cardiac surgery on cardiopulmonary bypass (PRODOSE). £112,290 Victorian Medical Research Acceleration Fund (2019) - Non-anaemic iron deficiency and treatment outcomes after colorectal cancer surgery (NATO). $100,000 INTERNAL PEER REVIEWED FUNDED GRANTS Alfred Research Foundation Small Project Grant (2008) - Differences in mortality based on worsening ratio of partial pressure of oxygen to fraction of inspired oxygen corrected for immune system status and respiratory support. $5000 Epworth Research Foundation (2018) – Non-anaemic iron deficiency and treatment outcomes after colorectal cancer surgery (NATO). $50,000 Austin Research Foundation Project Grant (2019) - Non-anaemic iron deficiency and treatment outcomes after colorectal cancer surgery (NATO).    

Awards

Education and training

  • AdvPTEeXAM, 2014
  • PGCertCU, University of Melbourne 2012
  • MBBS (Hons), Monash University 2007

Awards and honors

  • ANZCA Melbourne Emerging Researcher Award, Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, 2017
  • Fellow of the Australian and NZ College of Anaesthetists, 2015
  • Douglas Renton Medal for the Primary Fellowship Examination, Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, 2011
  • Senior Medical Staff Prize for Clinical Research, Alfred Health, 2009
  • Robert Power Prize for Surgery, Monash University, 2007
  • Alfred Hospital Residents and Graduates Association Prize, Monash University, 2007
  • Harriet Power Prize for Medicine, Monash University, 2007

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