Honorary Professor Paramjit Gill FRCGP FHEA DM DCH BM

Honorary Professor Paramjit Gill

Institute of Applied Health Research

Contact details

Address
Primary Care Clinical Sciences
Institute of Applied Health Research
College of Medical and Dental Sciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham, B15 2TT

Paramjit is Professor of General Practice & GP at Warwick Medical School. After qualifying from Southampton University Medical School, Paramjit worked in a number of hospital and community posts before entering academic General Practice.

Before moving to Warwick Medical School, Paramjit was a Reader in Primary Care Research in the Institute of Applied Research at University of Birmingham and retains an honorary position.  

Paramjit worked at Rotton Park Medical Centre, Birmingham for 18 years and the practice was rated outstanding by the Care Quality Commission . He is now a part-time GP at Priory Gate Practice, Coventry.

Qualifications

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy 2007
  • Fellow of Royal College of General Practitioners 2005
  • DM 1999
  • DCH 1988
  • BM 1982

Biography

After qualifying from Southampton University Medical School, Paramjit worked in a number of hospital and community posts before entering academic General Practice.

Postgraduate supervision

Paramjit is currently principal supervisor for Doctoral students looking at:

  • Ethnic Differences in Vascular Endothelial Function in Chronic Heart Failure
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease amongst minority ethnic communities in the UK
  • Antecedents, Characterisation and Validity of Cardiovascular Disease Biomarkers amongst Ethnic minorities in the UK
  • Decision making in primary care consultations
  • Beliefs and adherence to medicines in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: the influence of ethnicity

Research

Research interests include addressing health inequalities particularly amongst migrant populations and evidence-based health care and its application to health care delivery. His current focus is on cardiovascular health.

Paramjit is engaged in the full range of research methodologies from both the quantitative and qualitative paradigms.

He is involved in a number of national and international studies.

Publications

Expertise

Cardiovascular inequalities in health and healthcare, particularly related to ethnicity

Expertise

Cardiovascular inequalities in health and healthcare, particularly related to ethnicity.