Padmanabhan Ramnarayan

Dr Padmanabhan Ramnarayan
Dr Padmanabhan Ramnarayan (Ram) is a Consultant Intensivist working at the Children’s Acute Transport Service (CATS) with sessional commitments on the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at St Mary’s Hospital, London. He has been a consultant at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for 11 years.


  • Use of information and technology for innovation and quality improvement
    • Implementation of digital pens during transport
    • Telemetry for remote decision support in critical care transport
  • Research in transport medicine
    • Use of biomarkers for early risk stratification of critical illness
    • Long term follow up of critically ill children
    • Use of non-invasive ventilation techniques in critical care and transport
    • Use of point of care ultrasound in transport
  • ‘Big data’ analytics of physiological data in critical illness


  • MB BS – 1995, Pondicherry University, India
  • MRCP (UK) – 1997
  • CCST (Paediatrics with Specialist expertise in Paediatric Intensive Care) – 2005
  • MRCPCH – 2012
  • MD – 2006
  • Harvard Medical School Global Clinical Scholar Research Training Program – 2014
  • FFICM – 2015

Professional membership

  • Fellow of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine
  • Paediatric Intensive Care Society
  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine


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