Associate Professor Mark Davies

Academic Title-Associate Professor

Royal Brisbane Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine

Overview

Eminent Staff Specialist in Neonatology (Consultant Neonatologist) - Grantley Stable Neonatal Unit, Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital

Associate Professor of Neonatology - Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland

Mark Davies is a medical graduate of the University of Queensland (MB,BS 1985). He trained in Paediatrics at the Royal Children's Hospital (Brisbane), with time at the Worcester Royal Infirmary, Doncaster Royal Infirmary and the Royal Hospital for Sick Children (Glasgow) in the UK.

Mark sub-specialised in Neonatology training at the Royal Women's Hospital (Brisbane), the Rosie Maternity Hospital (Cambridge) and the Glasgow Royal Maternity Hospital. His advanced training was conducted under the supervision of the Neonatal-Perinatal Specialist Advisory Committee of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) and he became a Fellow of the RACP in 1997. He completed a two year fellowship training programme in Neonatology and Neonatal Ultrasound at the Royal Women's Hospital (Melbourne) in January 1999.

In July 2000, Mark was appointed to the joint position of Staff Neonatologist at the Royal Women's Hospital, Brisbane and Senior Lecturer in Neonatology at the University of Queensland. He is now an Eminent Staff Specialist in Neonatology and an Associate Professor of Neonatology.

Mark Davies’ research focused on neonatal ventilation. He did his PhD studies on partial liquid ventilation. He supervises projects in neonatology and neonatal intensive care.

Mark prepares and maintains a number of Cochrane systematic reviews in neonatology and intensive care. From 2002 to 2006 he served on the Cochrane Collaboration Steering Group, and was Co-Chair of the steering group from 2005 to 2006. He was a Director of The Cochrane Collaboration Trading Company from 2013 to 2017.

Research Interests

  • Neonatology
    Mark Davies’ research focused on neonatal ventilation. He did his PhD studies on partial liquid ventilation. He supervises projects in neonatology and neonatal intensive care. Mark prepares and maintains a number of Cochrane systematic reviews in neonatology and intensive care.

Research Impacts

Mark Davies’ research has contributed to the care of newborn infants at all levels of care including the well newborn and those requiring special and intensive care, as well as counselling parents of the foetus at significant risk.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosphy, The University of Queensland
  • Fellow, Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Bachelor of Medicine/Surgery (Graduate Entry), The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Gilmour, Deborah, Davies, Mark W. and Herbert, Anthony R. (2017) Adequacy of palliative care in a single tertiary neonatal unit. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 53 2: 136-144. doi:10.1111/jpc.13353

  • Mohd-Taufek, Nor, Cartwright, David, Davies, Mark, Hewavitharana, Amitha K., Koorts, Pieter, Shaw, Paul N., Sumner, Ronald, Lee, Eugene and Whitfield, Karen (2016) The simultaneous analysis of eight essential trace elements in human milk by ICP-MS. Food Analytical Methods, 9 7: 1-8. doi:10.1007/s12161-015-0396-z

  • Manley, Brett J., Doyle, Lex W., Davies, Mark W. and Davis, Peter G. (2015) Fifty years in neonatology. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 51 1: 118-121. doi:10.1111/jpc.12798

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Jardine, Luke Anthony, Cartwright, David, Dunstar, Kimble Robert and Davies, Mark William (2012). Measurement of inspired gas temperature in the ventilated neonate. In Antonio Matías Esquinas (Ed.), Humidification in the intensive care unit: The essentials (pp. 267-270) Berlin, Germany: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-02974-5_31

  • Davies, Mark William (2012). Partial liquid ventilation in the extremely preterm infant: potential benefits and harms. In Lung diseases: selected state of the art reviews Elvis Irusen ed. (pp. 505-522) Rijeka, Croatia: InTech. doi:10.5772/1475

  • Davies, Mark W. and Dunster, Kimble R. (2011). Gas exchange during perfluorocarbon liquid immersion. In Antonio M. Esquinas (Ed.), Applied technologies in pulmonary medicine (pp. 15-18) Basal, Switzerland: Karger. doi:10.1159/000322746

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Anaemia and blood product transfusions. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 104-106) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Cartwright, D. W. and Davies, M. W. (2008). Apnoea. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 119-121) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Cartwright, D. W. and Davies, M. W. (2008). Blood gas results. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 53-59) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. (2008). Blood pressure. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 68-69) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Care of the extremely preterm baby. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 89-96) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Inglis, G. D. T. (2008). Chronic lung disease. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 85-88) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Common drugs and infusions. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 80-84) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Cranial ultrasounds. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 116-118) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Death. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 156-157) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W., Cartwright, D. W. and Inglis, G. D. T. (2008). Fluids and nutrition. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 70-76) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Hypoglycaemia. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 77-79) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Cartwright, D. W. and Davies, M. W. (2008). Infection control - hand hygiene. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 1-3) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Cartwright, D. W., Davies, M. W. and Inglis, G. D. T. (2008). Infection risk. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 107-112) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Cartwright, D. W., Inglis, G. D. T. and Davies, M. W. (2008). Jaundice. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 97-103) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Inglis, G. D. T., Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Maternal infections. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 142-146) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. (2008). Maternal thyroid disease. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 138-138) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Neonatal abstinence syndrome. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 124-126) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Outcome statistics. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 158-164) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Cartwright, D. W. and Davies, M. W. (2008). Procedures. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 13-31) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. (2008). Pulmonary hypertension. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 60-61) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, Mark W., Cartwright, David W. and Jardine, Luke A. (2008). Respiratory support. In Mark Davies, David Cartwright and Garry Inglis (Ed.), Pocket notes on neonatology 2nd ed. (pp. 32-52) Marrickviille, NSW, Australia: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier.

  • Cartwright, D. W., Inglis, G. D. T. and Davies, M. W. (2008). Resuscitation. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 4-12) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Inglis, G. D. T. (2008). Retinopathy of prematurity. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 113-115) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Seizures. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 122-123) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Inglis, G. D. T. (2008). Surgical problems. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 127-137) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. (2008). The Ready Reckoner. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 165-168) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

  • Davies, M. W. and Cartwright, D. W. (2008). Withdrawal of treatment. In M. W. Davies, D. W. Cartwright and G. D. T. Inglis (Ed.), Pocket Notes on Neonatology 2 ed. (pp. 153-155) Marrickville, NSW: Churchill Livingstone - Elsevier Australia.

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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