Staff in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Dr Zaki Hassan-Smith

Dr Zaki Hassan-Smith

Clinical Lecturer

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Zaki Hassan-Smith is a Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Specialist Registrar in Endocrinology. His clinical interests are in Pituitary and Adrenal disease. His research interests, developed under supervision of Prof Paul Stewart, centre around the long-term effects of glucocorticoids in ageing and disease. He was awarded the Society for Endocrinology Young Endocrinologist prize for top scoring oral ...

Telephone 0121 415 8811

Email z.hassansmith@bham.ac.uk

Dr Johannes Hofland

Dr Johannes Hofland

Marie-Curie Intra-European Clinical Research Fellow

Dr. Hofland’s translational research focuses on the regulatory mechanisms of steroid hormone production, with special emphasis on cancer. This has involved elucidating the role of circulating (ACTH, arginine-vasopressin) and local factors (activin, inhibin) on adrenocortical production of aldosterone, cortisol and androgens in health and diseases, such as adrenal hyperplasia, ...

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Email j.hofland@bham.ac.uk

Dr Jan Idkowiak

Dr Jan Idkowiak

MRC Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Jan Idkowiak is a Clinical Research Fellow (funded by a Research Training Fellowship from the Medical Research Council, UK). He came to Birmingham in 2009 funded by the European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology (ESPE) to do 2 years of research after having received training in General Paediatrics and Paediatric Endocrinology/Diabetology in Dresden, Germany. As the main part of his ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2764

Email j.idkowiak@bham.ac.uk

Dr Ann Kelly

Dr Ann Kelly

Senior Scientist

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Ann Kelly is a Senior Scientist in the Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism (CEDAM). She is responsible for the management of the Diabetes Genetics Research group.

Ann has published original research papers relating to the role of genetic factors in determining the risk of complex diseases, including multiple sclerosis, type 1 diabetes, autoimmune ...

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Email m.a.kelly@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

Dr Marie Lebbe

Dr Marie Lebbe

Clinical Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Dr Marie Lebbe is a Medical Research Council-funded clinical research fellow at CEDAM in the Institute of Biomedical Research. Marie is currently undertaking a PhD, looking into the effects of androgens on early follicular development.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3826

Email m.lebbe@bham.ac.uk

Dr Konstantinos Manolopoulos

Dr Konstantinos Manolopoulos

Clinical Lecturer in Endocrinology and Diabetes

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Konstantinos Manolopoulos is a Clinical Lecturer in Endocrinology and Diabetes with a research interest in human in vivo metabolic physiology. He is exploring the hormonal determinants of adipose tissue function, and the cross-talk between adipose tissue and muscle. His research is funded by the Society for Endocrinology and the Academy of Medical Sciences.

He is a ...

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Email k.manolopoulos@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 Jonathan Wolf Mueller

Dr Jonathan Wolf Mueller

Senior Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Jonathan Mueller is a Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University of Birmingham. Jon is a protein biochemist by training who now applies his profound knowledge in the context of endocrinology.

Being an enthusiastic scientist, Jon has authored more than 15 research papers and received various fellowships (e.g. EMBO ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 4142764

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