Staff in Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Dr Dipak Kotecha

Dr Dipak Kotecha

NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Cardiovascular Medicine

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Dipak is a Clinical Lecturer in Cardiovascular Medicine across the clinical sites attached to the University of Birmingham. He is also an Honorary Research Fellow at the Clinical Trials & Evaluation Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital / Imperial College, London and the Monash Centre of Cardiovascular Research & Education, Monash University, Melbourne.

Dipak is ...

Telephone +44 (0) 7974 115676

Email d.kotecha@bham.ac.uk

Professor Prem Kumar

Professor Prem Kumar

Professor of Physiological Science

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Prem Kumar is a Professor of Physiological Science. He is also Phase 1 Lead for the MBChB programme and is the Director of Education for the College of Medical and Dental Sciences.

His research interests are in the field of chemoreception, with a particular emphasis on carotid body and pulmonary artery chemotransduction mechanisms in health and disease and in the reflex ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6907

Email p.kumar@bham.ac.uk

Dr Deirdre Lane

Dr Deirdre Lane

Senior Lecturer in Cardiovascular Health

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Deirdre Lane is a Senior Lecturer in Cardiovascular Health. She is involved in teaching undergraduate and graduate entry medical students, postgraduate courses, and in the supervision of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral students.

Her research is primarily concerned with stroke and bleeding risk in atrial fibrillation and in patient’s perceptions and ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 507 5080

Email d.a.lane@bham.ac.uk

Dr Siân Lax

Dr Siân Lax

Research Fellow

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Siân Lax is a post-doctoral research fellow working in Doctor David Thickett’s Lung Injury Group. Her current project involves understanding the role of glucocorticoids and Vitamin D in the severity and persistence of acute lung injury (ALI) using in vivo models of lung inflammation and injury. Her previous post-doctoral work involved elucidating the in vivo role of mesenchymal ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 371 3266

Email s.lax@bham.ac.uk

Professor Gregory YH Lip

Professor Gregory YH Lip

Consultant Cardiologist & Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Director - Haemostasis Thrombosis & Vascular Biology Unit

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Professor Lip, MD, is an academic clinical cardiologist based in a busy city centre teaching hospital and leads a large, multidisciplinary research group (including clinical and laboratory-based components). 

He is also Visiting Professor of Haemostasis Thrombosis and Vascular Sciences in the School of Life & Health Sciences at the University of Aston in ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 5075080

Email g.y.h.lip@bham.ac.uk

Dr Gillian Lowe

Dr Gillian Lowe

Honorary Clinical Research Fellow

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Dr Lowe is a hospital doctor who specialises in haematology (blood disorders) and is interested in problems with bleeding and thrombosis.

Email g.c.lowe@bham.ac.uk

Dr Melanie Madhani

Dr Melanie Madhani

Lecturer in Cardiovascular Medicine

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Email m.madhani@bham.ac.uk

Professor Janice Marshall

Professor Janice Marshall

Professor Of Cardiovascular Science

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Janice Marshall was an undergraduate at the University of Birmingham and studied for her PhD in the Medical School.  She was appointed to a Lectureship in Physiology, and then to Senior Lectureship, Readership and in 1995, to a Personal Chair in Cardiovascular Science.  In 2002, she became Head of the Division of Medical Sciences in the School of Medicine and held this post until ...

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

Dr Alexandra Mazharian

Dr Alexandra Mazharian

BHF Post-doctoral Fellow

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Alexandra is a British Heart Foundation Post-doctoral Research Fellow working in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and an integral member of the Birmingham Platelet Group. Alexandra has a strong background in haemostasis and signal transduction.   Her main research interests are signalling events regulating megakaryocyte development and platelet formation. ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8678

Email a.mazharian@bham.ac.uk

Dr Neil Morgan

Dr Neil Morgan

Lecturer in Cardiovascular Genetics

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Neil Morgan is a Lecturer in Cardiovascular Genetics within the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine.

He has published over 50 research papers in high impact scientific journals in the field of human genetics. His research has primarily involved the identification of novel genes for autosomal recessive inherited diseases.

 

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Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6820

Email n.v.morgan@bham.ac.uk