Staff in Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Dr Nicola Edwards

Dr Nicola Edwards

Clinical Lecturer

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Nicky Edwards is a Clinical Lecturer in Cardiovascular Medicine. She splits her time as a clinical specialist registrar in cardiology at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham and clinical researcher at the University of Birmingham and the NIHR Wellcome Clinical Research Facility. Her primary research interests involve the use of advanced cardiac imaging modalities (cardiac MRI and ...

Telephone +44 121 3716130

Email n.c.edwards@bham.ac.uk

Dr Stuart Egginton

Dr Stuart Egginton

Honorary Reader in Cardiovascular Sciences

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Stuart Egginton is a Reader in Cardiovascular Physiology, and Director of the Angiogenesis Research Group. 

Stuart has published nearly 200 research papers and reviews in scientific journals as well as book chapters, and has edited 2 books, in the fields of angiogenesis and cardiorespiratory control. His research has been supported by grants from the British ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6902/+44 (0)121 414 6919

Email s.egginton@bham.ac.uk

Dr Larissa Fabritz

Dr Larissa Fabritz

Senior Clinical Lecturer in Acute Medicine

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Dr Larissa Fabritz studies novel mechanisms of heart disease and performs translational research towards mechanism-based therapies of cardiovascular diseases. As a clinical consultant, she sees patients in the department of Cardiology at UHB. Dr Larissa Fabritz engages in research on molecular mechanisms of cardiomyopathies and arrhythmias as well as molecular cardiovascular imaging with ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 41 46938 (lab)/+44 (0)121 41 48259 (office)

Email l.fabritz@bham.ac.uk

Dr Clara Green

Dr Clara Green

Clinical Research Fellow

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Clara Green is a Specialist Registrar in the West Midlands Deanery who is currently out of programme working as a clinical fellow as part of the Stockley group at the University of Birmingham. She is currently supervised by Dr Alice Turner (CEM) and Professor Roy Bicknell (I&I).

Clara has over 10 publications including 5 original papers and 2 review articles in ...

Dr Matthew Harrison

Dr Matthew Harrison

Research Fellow

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Matthew is a post-doctoral Research Fellow reasearch investigating the role of src family kinases (SFKs) in inflammation.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4042

Email m.j.harrison.1@bham.ac.uk

Dr Peter Hewett

Dr Peter Hewett

Lecturer

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Peter Hewett is a lecturer in vascular and reproductive biology. His interests include the regulation of endothelial genes involved in vascular development, remodelling and homeostasis and how they may impact in pathologies such as diabetes, atherosclerosis, obesity, pre-eclampsia and cancer. He teaches various aspects of applied reproductive biology, pregnancy, transgenesis and molecular biology.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2659

Email p.w.hewett@bham.ac.uk

Dr Craig Hughes

Dr Craig Hughes

Research Fellow

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Craig is a post-doctoral researcher investigating tyrosine kinase-based signal transduction in platelets.  He is also interested in the role of platelets in development and disease.

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8678

Email c.e.hughes@bham.ac.uk

Dr Neena Kalia

Dr Neena Kalia

Senior Lecturer in Cardiovascular Sciences (Microcirculation Research Group)

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8818

Email n.kalia@bham.ac.uk

Dr Dean Kavanagh

Dr Dean Kavanagh

Research Fellow

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Dr Kavanagh is a Postdoctoral Research Scientist based in the Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine.

Email d.kavanagh@bham.ac.uk

Professor Paulus Kirchhof

Professor Paulus Kirchhof

Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Professor Paulus Kirchhof has recently joined the University of Birmingham as Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine. His appointment includes a position as consultant cardiologist at the Department of Cardiology, SWBH NHS Trust. He works on the understanding of novel molecular mechanisms of heart disease “from bench to bedside”. His ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7042

Email p.kirchhof@bham.ac.uk