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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

Dr Hardev Pall

Senior Lecturer in Neurology

Neurobiology

Dr Pall is a clinical neurologist with an interest in teaching and research. His principal areas of clinical interest are movement disorders and motor neurone disease. The movement disorder patients that he looks after include those with Parkinson’s disease and dystonia.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 697 8239

Email h.s.pall@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 Alice Pollitt

Dr Alice Pollitt

Research Fellow

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Email a.y.pollitt@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andrew Powell

Lecturer in Neuropharmacology

Pharmacy and Therapeutics

Andrew Powell is a Lecturer in Neuropharmacology in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences. Andrew’s research investigates the pathophysiology of disorders of the brain; potential treatments and the impact this has on normal brain function.

Telephone +44(0)121 414 7630

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

Dr Anita Pye

Dr Anita Pye

Research Fellow / Clinical Trials Co-ordinator

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Anita Pye is a Research Fellow in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine working in Clinical Trials.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 371 3886

Email anita.pye@uhb.nhs.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