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Dr Rachel K Morris

Clinical Research Fellow

Reproduction, Genes and Development

Dr Katie Morris is a NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Fetal Medicine. Her research interests include randomised controlled trials in fetal medicine and obstetrics and diagnostic research in the area of fetal growth restriction.

Telephone +44 (0)121 623 6652

Email r.k.morris@bham.ac.uk

Professor Karen Morrison

Professor Karen Morrison

Bloomer Professor of Neurology

Neurobiology

Karen Morrison is Bloomer Professor of Neurology and combines basic and clinical research with teaching and clinical neurology.

She leads a laboratory group investigating molecular genetic mechanisms in the neurodegenerative disorders of motor neurone disease, MND, and Parkinson’s disease. A key role has been in establishing very large DNA banks from patients with ...

Telephone +44(0)121 414 3943

Email k.morrison@bham.ac.uk

Professor Ferenc Mueller

Professor Ferenc Mueller

Professor in Developmental Genetics

Reproduction, Genes and Development

Dr Ferenc Mueller leads a research group in the Centre for Rare Diseases and Personalised Medicine. His group studies transcription regulation in embryo development. Their research projects include the function of promoter recognition proteins in regulating differential gene expression during vertebrate embryo development and comparative/functional genomic analysis of cis-regulatory ...

Telephone +44 (0) 12141 42895

Email f.mueller@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

Dr Zsuzsanna Nagy

Dr Zsuzsanna Nagy

Senior Lecturer and Lead of the Neurodegeneration and Repair team

Neurobiology

Zsuzsanna Nagy is a Senior Lecturer and the lead of the Neurodegeneration and Repair team. 

Zsuzsanna has published over 50 research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of Alzheimer’s disease and related neurodegenerative diseases. Her grant income is partly from charitable organisations partly from ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 415 8135

Email z.nagy@bham.ac.uk

Mr Babu Naidu

Mr Babu Naidu

Clinical Scientist

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Mr Babu Naidu is based at the University Of Birmingham and an honanary Consultant Thoracic Surgeon based at Heart of England NHS foundation Trust, the largest thoracic surgical centre in England.

Telephone +44 (0)121 371 3228

Email b.naidu@bham.ac.uk

Dr Parth Narendran

Dr Parth Narendran

Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Medicine

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Parth Narendran is a Clinical Senior Lecturer in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, and a Consultant in Medicine at University Hospital Birmingham.

Telephone 0121 627 8904 (PA)

Email p.narendran@bham.ac.uk

Professor Gerard Nash

Professor Gerard Nash

Professor of Cardiovascular Rheology and Head of School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Gerard Nash originally trained as a physical scientist and is interested in understanding the processes of cell adhesion and migration, and the effects of blood flow on these processes, by application of well-defined, quantitative, in vitro models.

Gerard has published over 200 research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 3670

Email g.nash@bham.ac.uk

Dr Leyre Navarro-Núñez

Dr Leyre Navarro-Núñez

BHF Postdoctoral research fellow

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Leyre is a British Heart Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Birmingham Platelet Group headed by Professor Steve Watson. Leyre has a strong background in platelet biology, haemostasis and signal transduction. Her current research project is focused on understanding the interaction between cells expressing CLEC-2 and podoplanin and unveiling the signalling and functional consequences of ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8678

Email l.navarronunez@bham.ac.uk

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