Staff in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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 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

Dr Jeremy Tomlinson

Dr Jeremy Tomlinson

Honorary Reader in Endocrinology

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Dr Jeremy Tomlinson is an Honorary 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

Dr Meltem Weger

Dr Meltem Weger

Marie Curie Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Meltem has received her PhD from the University of Heidelberg, Germany, and is currently working as a Marie-Curie Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the laboratory of Dr Nils Krone in the Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism (CEDAM), School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine.

Her key research focus is the implementation of zebrafish as translational in vivo ...

Telephone +44 121 4158705

Email m.weger@bham.ac.uk