Professor Evans is a Professor of Emergency Medicine with a research interest in haemostasis. His research work is focused on how acute critical injury and illness and its treatment affects coagulation in terms of its diagnosis and treatment outcomes. He has a long track record in the field of how these conditions affect clot microstructure and have developed a translational programme of how clot microstructural change may give improved coagulation biomarkers. He has published extensively in the field of emergency medicine, coagulation and clot microstructure. In 2010 he set up the Haemostasis Biomedical Research Unit and research programme of which he is the director. He is currently a member of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Strategic Advisory team for Healthcare Technologies. In addition, he has been both a senior and overseas examiner for the Royal College of Emergency Medicine; a member of the Royal College’s Steering Committee on Serious Hazards of Transfusion (SHOT); and the Academic Lead for the College of Emergency Medicine in Wales.