Shevin Jacob

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Shevin Jacob is an infectious diseases physician and Senior Clinical Lecturer in Sepsis Research at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine who, since 2006, has been conducting adult sepsis research in resource-constrained settings, primarily in Uganda. He also supports activities focused on improving the quality of clinical management for severely ill patients in Uganda through a collaboration between the Ministry of Health and Walimu, a Uganda-based NGO for which he is co-founder and Medical Director. He serves as a consultant to the WHO for various working groups to improve the clinical management of sepsis and other severe illnesses in resource-constrained settings. He is the Secretary General for the newly created African Sepsis Alliance.