Dr Susan Snape
Sue Snape is the lead OPAT consultant at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. She established microbiology liaison with the trauma and orthopaedic teams, diabetic foot service and respiratory teams regarding the use of antimicrobials; and is education lead for Microbiology StRs in Nottingham.
She has developed the OPAT service from its inception in 2011 to the current time, now employing 27 staff members (not a full time!). In 2016/17 the service saw 592 patient episodes and saved 11887 bed days.