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Timothy Smith

Mackenzie Primary Care Research Fellow

General Practice, Allergy, Asthma, Eczema, Loneliness, Multimorbidity, COPD, Quality outcomes/QOF

I qualified from the University of Wales, College of Medicine (now part of Cardiff University) in 2003 and completed my postgraduate training in Wales. I gained membership of the Royal College of GPs in 2007 and continue to work part-time as a GP in East Lancashire alongside my academic role. From 2008-14, I was site co-investigator in 9 multi-site Phase II-Phase IV research studies at the GP surgery in Cheshire where I was practising. I also completed my MSc in Allergy at Imperial College, London in September 2014, for which I was awarded the Dean's Prize for Allergy in 2015. My dissertation reported on our pragmatic randomised controlled trial involving recommendation for protective measures against respiratory infections, for which the treatment group received standard advice plus advicmore...

MB BCh - University of Wales, College of Medicine: July 2003; MRCGP - Royal College of General Practitioners: September 2007; MSc (Allergy) with distinction - Imperial College London: September 2014

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  1. Smith, Timothy D H orcid iconORCID: 0000-0002-1460-7394, Watt, Hilary, Gunn, Laura, Car, Josip and Boyle, Robert J (2016) Recommending Oral Probiotics to Reduce Winter Antibiotic Prescriptions in People With Asthma: A Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial. Annals of Family Medicine, 14 (5). pp. 422-430. ISSN 1544-1709