Senior lecturer, Child and Adolescent Health, University of Sydney

Dr Britton is a Paediatric Infectious Diseases physician and Early Career Researcher based at the Children's Hospital at Westmead.

His research focuses on severe neurological infections in children, especially encephalitis. In his PhD he has coordinated the Australian Childhood Encephalitis study, a prospective cohort describing the causes and consequences of this severe syndrome in children.

His other research interests include: Tuberculosis, Tropical diseases, and Staphylococcus aureus infections.

Experience

  • –present
    Senior lecturer, Child and Adolescent Health, University of Sydney