Damian Roland is a Paediatric Emergency Medicine and Honorary Associate Professor. His research interests centre around scoring systems and decision making in emergency and acute care. He co-developed the Paediatric Observation Priority Score (POPS) an award winning system assessing acuity of children in emergency settings. Damian is the current chair of PERUKI (Paediatric Emergency Research United Kingdom and Ireland), a research network affiliated to the international Pediatric Emergency Research Network (PERN).
Damian is a firm believer in the power of social media as a mechanism of knowledge translation and has a visible digital presence via twitter (@damian_roland)