Professor Howard Becket OBE is Professor of International Emergency Medicine at The University of Manchester and a Consultant in Trauma and Emergency Medicine.

He is Lead for Global Health at the Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre (MAHSC) and Deputy Director of the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute at The University of Manchester.
In addition, he is the Director of the UK International Emergency Trauma Register, which coordinates the national surgical response to overseas disasters funded by the Department for International Development of the UK government.