Imperial College London

Dr Sabita Uthaya

Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer



+44 (0)20 3315 7975s.uthaya




Neonatal UnitChelsea and Westminster HospitalChelsea and Westminster Campus





Consultant in Neonatal Medicine at Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust and Honorary Senior Lecturer. 

Research interests include neonatal nutrition, long term metabolic outcomes of preterm infants, body composition using magnetic resonance imaging. 

Chief Investigator of the EME funded NEON Clinical Trial of preterm parenteral nutrition. 



Harnden F, Lanoue J, Modi N, et al., 2023, A data-driven approach to understanding neonatal palliative care needs in England and Wales: a population based study 2015-2020, Archives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal and Neonatal Edition, ISSN:1359-2998

Embleton ND, Sproat T, Uthaya S, et al., 2023, Effect of an Exclusive Human Milk Diet on the Gut Microbiome in Preterm Infants: A Randomized Clinical Trial., Jama Netw Open, Vol:6

Prior E, Uthaya S, Gale C, 2023, Measuring body composition in children: research and practice, Archives of Disease in Childhood, ISSN:0003-9888

Shen R, Embleton N, Forman J, et al., 2022, Early antibiotic use and incidence of necrotising enterocolitis in very preterm infants: a protocol for a UK based observational study using routinely recorded data, Bmj Open, Vol:12, ISSN:2044-6055

Yao S, Uthaya S, Gale C, et al., 2022, Postnatal corticosteroid use for prevention or treatment of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia in England and Wales 2012-2019: a retrospective population cohort study, Bmj Open, Vol:12, ISSN:2044-6055

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