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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

Dr Celia Taylor

Senior Lecturer in Medical Education

Medical Science and Education

Celia Taylor is a Senior Lecturer in Medical Education with a primary focus on assessment. Her current role includes teaching medical statistics, undertaking research in standard setting & performance in assessments and working as part of a team to improve the quality of the assessments used at Birmingham. 

Celia’s publications include a series of ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 9072

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

Dr David Thickett

Dr David Thickett

Reader in Respiratory Medicine

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

David Thickett trained in Oxford and London. He was a specialist registrar in the South West region before doing his DM thesis on ARDS in Bristol. He was initially appointed as a Senior Lecturer in 2001 and then became a Wellcome Intermediate Fellow in 2006. He was appointed as a reader in 2011.

Telephone +44 (0)121 371 3231

Email d.thickett@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Sarah Thomas

Mrs Sarah Thomas

NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow
Content and Editorial Manager for SCRIPT eLearning

Pharmacy, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Sarah is a clinical pharmacist and NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow. She is currently working as the Content and Editorial Manager for the SCRIPT eLearning programme and completing her PhD investigating pharmacist-physician communication in the hospital setting.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8074

Email s.k.thomas@bham.ac.uk

Dr Teresa Thomas

Dr Teresa Thomas

Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Teresa Thomas is a senior lecturer in Biomedical Sciences, based in the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine.

Her past research interests were centred on the control of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems. She has in the past received grants from British Heart Foundation, BBSRC and the Royal Society.

Teresa now concentrates solely on ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8122

Email t.j.thomas@bham.ac.uk

Dr Emil Toescu

Dr Emil Toescu

Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience

Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration

Telephone +44(0)121 414 6927

Email e.c.toescu@bham.ac.uk

Dr Jeremy Tomlinson

Dr Jeremy Tomlinson

MRC Senior Clinical Fellow and Reader in Endocrinology

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Dr Jeremy Tomlinson is an MRC senior clinical fellow and 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 Alice Turner

Dr Alice Turner

Clinical Lecturer

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Alice Wood is a clinical lecturer and specialist registrar in respiratory medicine.

Her research interests are predominantly in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency, fields in which she has published just over 20 papers in the last 5 years. She lectures to both medical and dental students at the University, and is involved in clinical ...

Telephone +44(0)121 415 8705

Email a.m.wood@bham.ac.uk