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Joyce Yeung

Job Title
Associate Clinical Professor
WMS - Warwick Clinical Trials Unit
Research Interests

Health service research including clinical trials Perioperative medicine, patient outcomes from major surgery, pain, delirium/cognitive dysfunction. Critical care and Resuscitation.


Joyce Yeung is Associate Clinical Professor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Warwick. She is theme lead of the emergency and critical care group within Warwick Clinical Trials Unit. Clinically she holds appointments as a Consultant in Critical Care Medicine at University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust. Dr Joyce Yeung is Deputy Director of UK Perioperative Medicine Clinical Trials Network and Chair of Patient Care Public Involvement and Engagement Group at Health Service Research Centre, National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia. She is joint Clinical Speciality Lead for Anaesthesia (West Midlands CRN). She is chair of ILS Subcommittee and has led the development of new e-ILS course. She serves as expert systematic reviewer and taskforce member of ILCOR and scientific and education committee member of ERC. Joyce is Chief Investigator of REGARD study (

Title Funder Award start Award end
NIHR HTA Stage 2: Volatile vs Total intravenous Anaesthesia for major non-cardiac surgery ? a randomised controlled triaL (VITAL) National Institute for Health Research (NIHR DoH) 01 Nov 2020 30 Apr 2025
NIHR HTA Stage 2: Perioperative Oxygen Therapy National Institute for Health Research (NIHR DoH) 01 Dec 2021 31 Mar 2023
AWARD: RECOVERY-RS Respiratory Support: Respiratory Strategies in COVID-19; CPAP, High-flow, and standard care (link to 65887 - temp Site agreement) National Institute for Health Research (NIHR DoH) 01 Apr 2020 31 Oct 2022
NIHR HTA:COVID-19 recovery and learning_Rehabilitation Exercise and psycholoGical support After covid-19 InfectioN (REGAIN) National Institute for Health Research (NIHR DoH) 01 Sep 2020 31 Aug 2022
NIHR HTA 2nd stage. A randomised controlled trial of PAramediC analgesia Comapring Ketamine and MorphiNe in trauma (PACKMaN) National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Sep 2019 31 Aug 2022
UK National Screening Council: Screening to prevent sudden cardiac death in people aged 12 to 39 years old- evidence synthesis Public Health England 01 Nov 2018 31 Oct 2019
The School Lifesavers study: A Randomised controlled trial comparing the impact of Lifesaver Programme face-to-face training Novation from UOB Resuscitation Council (UK) 01 Apr 2017 31 Dec 2018
Elderly patients undergoing fractured neck of femur fixation GeRAFFE Joyce Yeung NIHR Fellowship, transfer in from Univ of Birmingham National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Mar 2017 31 Dec 2018