Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT) Conference & Workshops

Part of the BSAC OPAT Initiative

Dr James Hatcher

Consultant in Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

I work as an Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Consultant at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. I lead on microbiology within the Women’s and Children’s Division providing expert microbiology and infection control advice. My interests include paediatric infection, outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy and antimicrobial stewardship. We have a large OPAT service across two sites in our Trust. I have an active role in the Royal College including as an examiner in the RCPath part 2 OSPEs. I regularly present at national and international conferences with numerous peer reviewed publications.