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| known_for = Clinical Director of London Major Trauma Network, research into bleeding in trauma patients
| organization = Queen Mary University of London, Royal London Hospital, NHS England
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|website = https://www.c4ts.qmul.ac.uk/staff/karim-brohi
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'''Karim Brohi''' is a British surgeon who is currently the Clinical Director of the London Major Trauma Network, professor of trauma sciences at Queen Mary University of London<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.qmul.ac.uk/blizard/staff/centre-for-neuroscience-surgery-and-trauma/staff/karim-brohi.html|title=Staff - Karim Brohi - Blizard Institute - Barts and The London|website=www.qmul.ac.uk|access-date=2019-10-17}}</ref> and a consultant vascular and trauma surgeon for Barts Health NHS Trust at the Royal London Hospital.<ref>{{Cite news|url=https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-london-48365415|title=A week in the life of a London trauma surgeon|last=Francis|first=Sam|date=2019-09-12|access-date=2019-10-17}}</ref> He founded the website [https://trauma.org trauma.org], due to what he perceived as inadequate care for major trauma patients. He coined the term 'Acute Traumatic Coagulopathy' to describe how coagulopathy caused by traumatic injury results in more severe bleeding and organ failiure.<ref>{{Cite journal|last=Brohi|first=Karim|last2=Singh|first2=Jasmin|last3=Heron|first3=Mischa|last4=Coats|first4=Timothy|date=June 2003|title=Acute Traumatic Coagulopathy|url=http://insights.ovid.com/|journal=The Journal of Trauma: Injury, Infection, and Critical Care|language=ENGLISH|volume=54|issue=6|pages=1127–1130|doi=10.1097/01.TA.0000069184.82147.06|issn=0022-5282|pmid=12813333}}</ref> == Education ==Brohi attended University College London in 1985 and completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree in 1991. == Career ==In 2003, he joined University of California as a Trauma & Surgical Critical Care fellow and remained there for two years. In 2008, he joined The London Clinic, a charitable hospital as a vascular and trauma surgeon. Brohi was appointed as Clinical Director, London Major Trauma System at NHS England in 2015.  Brohi joined the University of London as a professor of Trauma Sciences at Queen Mary, a public research university.
== References ==
== External links ==
* [https://trauma.org trauma.org]
* [https://twitter.com/karimbrohi Offical Twitter]
* [http://linkedin.com/karimbrohi Official Linkedin]