DIRECTOR OF THE OXSTAR CENTRE
- Consultant Anaesthetist
Helen is a Consultant Anaesthetist in the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust and a Senior Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. She has always had a keen interest in medical education and has been the Director of Undergraduate Teaching in the Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics since she took up her post in 2001. She became the medical director of the Oxford Simulation, Teaching and Research Centre (OxSTaR) when it opened in 2008. She is a member of the Executive Committee for the Association of Simulated Practice in Healthcare.
Observer-based tools for non-technical skills assessment in simulated and real clinical environments in healthcare: a systematic review.
Higham H. et al, (2019), BMJ Qual Saf
To err is human: use of simulation to enhance training and patient safety in anaesthesia
Higham H. and Baxendale B., (2017), British Journal of Anaesthesia, 119, i106 - i114
Failure to perceive clinical events: An under-recognised source of error
Greig PR. et al, (2014), Resuscitation, 85, 952 - 956
Simulation training for dental foundation in oral and maxillofacial surgery – a new benchmark
Kalsi AS. et al, (2013), British Dental Journal, 215, 571 - 576
Perceptual error in clinical practice: when seeing is not believing
Greig PR. et al, (2013), BRITISH JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIA, 111, 318P - 319P