Staff in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Dr Michael O'Reilly

Dr Michael O'Reilly

Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Fellow
Honorary Specialist Registrar in Endocrinology

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Dr. Michael O’Reilly is a Wellcome Trust-funded clinical research fellow in CEDAM in the Institute of Biomedical Research. He is also an honorary specialist registar in endocrinology in the Queen Elizabeth and Birmingham Women’s Hospitals. Michael is currently undertaking a PhD in the tissue-specific mechanisms linking insulin resistance and androgen excess in polycystic ovary ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 2764

Email m.oreilly@bham.ac.uk

Dr Silvia Parajes Castro

Marie Curie Postdoctoral Research Fellow – FP7 programme

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2764

Email s.parajescastro@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

Dr Martin Read

Dr Martin Read

Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Martin Read is a Research Fellow working with Professor Chris McCabe and Professor Jayne Franklyn in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2764

Email m.l.read.20@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sheikh Naeem Shafqat

Dr Sheikh Naeem Shafqat

Senior Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Naeem Shafqat is a Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Birmingham. Naeem is a protein biochemist/structure biologist by training who now applies his profound knowledge and expertise is studying human enzymes associated with the Disorders of Sex-Development and Prostate Cancer.

Being an enthusiastic scientist, ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2764

Email s.n.shafqat@bham.ac.uk

Dr Vicki Smith

Dr Vicki Smith

Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Vicki Smith is an MRC Post-Doctoral Research Fellow working with Professor Chris McCabe and Professor Jayne Franklyn in the Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. Vicki’s current research focuses on increasing radioiodine efficacy in the treatment of thyroid cancer.

Vicki has authored a number of publications and has presented data at both national and ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8705

Email v.e.smith@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 Shahrad Taheri

Dr Shahrad Taheri

Senior Lecturer in Endocrinology

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Shahrad Taheri is Senior Lecturer in medicine, diabetes and endocrinology at the University of Birmingham. He is also a consultant physician at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust where he is lead for weight management and bariatric services (the largest NHS service) and co-director of the Heartlands Biomedical Research Centre (HBMRC). He also has a lead role within the clinical research ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 424 3339/+44 (0) 121 424 1587

Email s.taheri@bham.ac.uk

Dr Abd Tahrani

Clinician Scientist

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Email a.a.tahrani@bham.ac.uk

Dr Angela Taylor

Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Email a.taylor.5@bham.ac.uk