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Dr Nicola Edwards

Dr Nicola Edwards

Clinical Lecturer

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Nicky Edwards is a Clinical Lecturer in Cardiovascular Medicine. She splits her time as a clinical specialist registrar in cardiology at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham and clinical researcher at the University of Birmingham and the NIHR Wellcome Clinical Research Facility. Her primary research interests involve the use of advanced cardiac imaging modalities (cardiac MRI and ...

Telephone +44 121 3716130

Email n.c.edwards@bham.ac.uk

Dr Stuart Egginton

Dr Stuart Egginton

Honorary Reader in Cardiovascular Sciences

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Stuart Egginton is a Reader in Cardiovascular Physiology, and Director of the Angiogenesis Research Group. 

Stuart has published nearly 200 research papers and reviews in scientific journals as well as book chapters, and has edited 2 books, in the fields of angiogenesis and cardiorespiratory control. His research has been supported by grants from the British ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6902/+44 (0)121 414 6919

Email s.egginton@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andrew Ewer

Dr Andrew Ewer

Reader in Neonatal Paediatrics

Reproduction, Genes and Development

Andrew Ewer is Reader in Neonatal Paediatrics based at Birmingham Women’s Hospital. 

Andrew has published research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and an undergraduate problem-based learning book in the field of Paediatrics and Neonatology. He has received grants from NIHR Health Technology Assessment and Action Medical Research.  ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 472 1377 Ext 4403

Email a.k.ewer@bham.ac.uk

Dr Larissa Fabritz

Dr Larissa Fabritz

Senior Clinical Lecturer in Acute Medicine

Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences

Dr Larissa Fabritz studies novel mechanisms of heart disease and performs translational research towards mechanism-based therapies of cardiovascular diseases. As a clinical consultant, she sees patients in the department of Cardiology at UHB. Dr Larissa Fabritz engages in research on molecular mechanisms of cardiomyopathies and arrhythmias as well as molecular cardiovascular imaging with ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 41 46938 (lab)/+44 (0)121 41 48259 (office)

Email l.fabritz@bham.ac.uk

Dr Qulsom Fazil

Dr Qulsom Fazil

Lecturer in Disability Studies and Behavioural Science

Neurobiology

Qulsom is a social psychologist with an interest in all things human. She is particularly interested in the social and cultural factors that influence psychological illness and mental wellbeing both in terms of the role they play in triggering mental illness and also in terms of presentation of illness Whilst working with families with disabled children in 2000 and 2001 she developed both ...

Telephone +44 (0)415 8119

Email q.a.fazil@bham.ac.uk

Professor Robin Ferner

Honorary Professor of Clinical Pharmacology

Medical Science and Education

Robin Ferner and his team are interested in medication errors and adverse drug reactions, and how to prevent them. In addition to over 70 original papers and over 50 reviews, he has written commentaries for the Lancet, BMJ, and British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology on these topics.

His current research includes monitoring of patients for the development of adverse ...

Telephone +44(0)121 554 3801

Email r.e.ferner@bham.ac.uk

Dr Paul Alexander Foster

Dr Paul Alexander Foster

Lecturer in Molecular Endocrinology

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Paul’s external research webpage can be found at www.drpaulfoster.co.uk.

Paul leads the Steroid Metabolism in Cancer Research group at the University of Birmingham. He is an established figure in the endocrinology and cancer fields. With over a decade of experience in both academic and industrial environments, he has extensive research knowledge on a wide-range of ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2540

Email p.a.foster@bham.ac.uk

Dr Daniel Fulton

Dr Daniel Fulton

Birmingham Fellow

Neurobiology

Daniel Fulton is a Birmingham Fellow in the Neurotrauma and Neurodegeneration section of the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine. Dr Fulton also holds an honorary appointment at the School of Life Science at the University of Warwick through his role as a Senior Research Fellow in the Science Cities Research Alliance.

Telephone +44 (0)1214148441

Email d.fulton@bham.ac.uk

Professor Fang Gao

Professor Fang Gao

Professor in Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain

Medical Science and Education

Fang is Professor of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain, Consultant Anaesthetist and Intensivist.

Fang graduated from Beijing University in China with a degree in Medicine and Surgery. She completed a PhD on pathophysiology of ARDS, Department of Anaesthesiology, the 1st University Hospital, Beijing University, then started post-doctoral training in the UK in 1989. ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 3713243

Email f.g.smith@bham.ac.uk

Dr Ana Maria Gonzalez

Dr Ana Maria Gonzalez

Senior Lecturer in Neurosciences

Neurobiology

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8857

Email a.m.gonzalez.1@bham.ac.uk