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Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism (CEDAM) 

Professor Wiebke Arlt

Professor Wiebke Arlt

Professor of Medicine, Theme Lead for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Head of Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism (CEDAM)

Wiebke Arlt is Professor of Medicine and Head of the Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University of Birmingham.

Wiebke Arlt has published over 120 research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the field of basic, clinical and translational endocrinology, with a special focus on steroid biology and adrenal and ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3826 (Academic PA)

Email w.arlt@bham.ac.uk

Professor Anthony Barnett

Professor Anthony Barnett

Emeritus Chair of Medicine

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Anthony (Tony) Barnett is Professor of Medicine, University of Birmingham and Honorary Consultant Physician and Clinical Director of Diabetes/Endocrinology/Weight Management at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham.

Tony has published over 550 peer reviewed papers in scientific journals and has written over 80 books and book chapters in the field of ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 424 3587

Email anthony.barnett@heartofengland.nhs.uk

Dr Kristien Boelaert

Dr Kristien Boelaert

MRC Clinician Scientist and Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Kristien Boelaert is a Senior MRC-funded Research Fellow and practising Consultant Endocrinologist with lead roles in the Thyroid Services at the UHB NHS Foundation Trust.

Her laboratory research interests focus on the pathogenesis of thyroid cancer and in particular on the identification of novel diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for patients with thyroid cancer ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7400

Email k.boelaert@bham.ac.uk

Dr Vivek Dhir

Dr Vivek Dhir

Lecturer in Molecular Endocrinology
MPharm Admissions Tutor - Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Vivek Dhir is a Lecturer in Molecular Endocrinology and has published a number of high impact research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews in the fields of endocrinology, metabolism and genetics. He has received major grants from the Welcome trust and The MRC.

Vivek is keen to talk about his science and gives frequent seminars to various groups at the ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8777

Email v.dhir@bham.ac.uk

Dr Paul Alexander Foster

Dr Paul Alexander Foster

Lecturer in Molecular Endocrinology

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Paul’s external research webpage can be found at www.drpaulfoster.co.uk.

Paul leads the Steroid Metabolism in Cancer Research group at the University of Birmingham. He is an established figure in the endocrinology and cancer fields. With over a decade of experience in both academic and industrial environments, he has extensive research knowledge on a wide-range of ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2540

Email p.a.foster@bham.ac.uk

Professor Jayne Franklyn

Professor Jayne Franklyn

Head of School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and William Withering Professor of Medicine

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Jayne is William Withering Professor of Medicine, Consultant Endocrinologist and Head of the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine.

Jayne has published over 200 research papers, as well as review articles and book chapters, in the field of endocrinology, and largely on the topics of pathogenesis, treatments and long-term consequences of thyroid diseases ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 415 8711

Email j.a.franklyn@bham.ac.uk

Dr Nils P Krone

Dr Nils P Krone

Senior Clinical Lecturer

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 2540

Email n.p.krone@bham.ac.uk

Dr Gareth Lavery

Dr Gareth Lavery

BBSRC David Phillips Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Gareth Lavery is a BBSRC David Phillips Career Development Fellow and has published a number of high impact research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews in the fields of endocrinology, metabolism and genetics. He has received major grants from the Welcome trust, The MRC, the BBSRC and the European Research Council. 

Gareth is keen to talk about ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3917

Email g.g.lavery@bham.ac.uk

Professor Chris McCabe

Professor Chris McCabe

Professor Of Molecular Endocrinology

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Chris McCabe is Professor of Molecular Endocrinology at the University of Birmingham. He works on mechanisms of endocrine cancers, including thyroid, breast and head and neck tumour models. Specifically, the research of the McCabe group focuses on assessment of the role of the proto-oncogenes PTTG and PBF in thyroid, breast, head and neck and colon tumours; in vitro and in vivo models ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8713

Email c.j.mccabe.med@bham.ac.uk

Dr Parth Narendran

Dr Parth Narendran

Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Medicine

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Parth Narendran is a Clinical Senior Lecturer in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, and a Consultant in Medicine at University Hospital Birmingham.

Telephone 0121 627 8904 (PA)

Email p.narendran@bham.ac.uk

Dr Elizabeth Rabbitt

Dr Elizabeth Rabbitt

Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Liz Rabbitt is a Research Fellow working with Professor Paul Stewart. She has published a number of high impact research papers in scientific journals and her work has won several grants and awards at international conferences.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 3776

Email e.h.rabbitt@bham.ac.uk

Professor Martin Stevens

Professor Martin Stevens

Professor of Medicine

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Professor Stevens is Professor of Medicine at the University of Birmingham and Honorary Consultant Physician at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

Martin has published over 100 research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of diabetes and metabolism. He has received major grants from the National Institutes of Health, ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 424 2593

Email m.j.stevens@bham.ac.uk

Dr Jeremy Tomlinson

Dr Jeremy Tomlinson

MRC Senior Clinical Fellow and Reader in Endocrinology

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Dr Jeremy Tomlinson is an MRC senior clinical fellow and Reader in Endocrinology. His research interests are in understanding the role of steroid hormones in the development of obesity, type 2 diabetes and insulin resistance. Alongside his translational research program he works as a consultant endocrinologist at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 415 8715

Email j.w.tomlinson@bham.ac.uk