Dr Robert Masterton
Dr Robert Masterton is executive medical director and a consultant microbiologist at NHS Ayrshire and Arran, UK, where he retains an interest in infection control and antibiotic usage. In addition, he acts as the lead cancer clinician for the West of Scotland, a post he has held for two years. Masterton is a fellow of three royal colleges in the UK and has sat on six UK guideline groups. He also chaired the UK Working Party, which published guidelines on hospital-acquired pneumonia in 2008.