Institute for Ageing

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A to Z Staff

Dr Angela Abbott
Knowledge Exchange Associate

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 1130

Dr Clare Abley
Nurse Consultant Vulnerable Older Adults & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 191 208 3802

Professor Ashley Adamson
Prof of Public Health Nutrition and NIHR Research Professor

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5276

Professor Joy Adamson
Prof of Applied Health Research & Ageing

Professor Avan Aihie Sayer
Director, NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre & Professor of Geriatric Medicine

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Dr Louise Allan
Clinical Senior Lecturer/ Consultant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1336

Professor James Allan
Professor of Cancer Genetics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4435

Charlotte Alston
Visiting Fellow

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2228877

Dr Kai Alter
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8394

Dr Amy Anderson
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8044

Dr Clare Andrews
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +441912223466

Graham Armitage
Deputy Director,

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1306

Professor Helen Arthur
Professor of Cardiovascular Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8648

Dr Terry Aspray
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 213 7975

Professor Johannes Attems
Professor of Neuropathology, Honorary Consultant Pathologist

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1217

Professor Caroline Austin
Professor of Molecular Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8864

Dr Jaume Bacardit
Reader in Machine Learning

Email:
Telephone: +44 191 208 7784


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 222 5337

Professor Stuart Baker
Professor of Movement Neuroscience

Claire Bamford
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7047

Dr Anna Basu
NIHR Career Development Fellow and Honorary Consultant Paediatric Neurologist

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1375

Professor Melissa Bateson
Professor of Ethology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5056

Professor Derek Bell
Professor Environmental Political Theory

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7465

Professor Mark Birch-Machin
(1) Associate Dean of Business Development and Commercial interface (2) Professor of Molecular Dermatology (3) Deputy Degree Programme Director MRes (Biotechnology) (4) Co-Founder:Genesis Genomics (now Mitomics) Inc (5) Co-Founder PB Bioscience Ltd

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5841

Professor Andrew Blamire
Deputy Dean of Translational Research & Professor of Magnetic Resonance Physics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1153

Dr Simon Bomken
Clinical Fellow & Honorary Consultant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4300

Dr Helen Bosomworth
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6322

Sue Bradley
Research Associate in Oral History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3267

Dr Agnieszka Bronowska
Lecturer in Computational Medicinal Chem

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3506

Professor David Burn
Pro-Vice Chancellor (Medical Sciences)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7003

Professor Jane Calvert
Dean of Undergraduate Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7192

Professor Jonathon Chambers
FREng, Professor of Signal and Information Processing


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5965

Professor Anthony Champion
Senior Research Investigator

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6437

Kenneth Charman
Visiting Fellow

Dr Gavin Clowry
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5981

Dr Shirley Coleman
Technical Director & Principal Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7096

Professor Che Connon
Professor of Tissue Engineering

Email:
Telephone: T: 0191 241 8623 M: 0793 1093 063

Professor Heather Cordell
Professor of Statistical Genetics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8669

Dr Lynne Corner
Director of Engagement

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1309

Dr Sally Coulthard
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5232

Dawn Craig
Principal Scientist (Evidence Synthesis)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3800

Professor Eric Cross
Dean of Cultural Affairs

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6536

Professor Nicola Curtin
Professor of Experimental Therapeutics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4415

Ruth Da Silva
Guest Status

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Professor Kenneth Dalgarno
Sir James Woodeson Professor of Manufacturing Engineering

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8554

Dr Karen Davies
AGE Resource Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1112

Professor Chris Day
Vice-Chancellor & President

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6064

Dr Silvia Del Din
Research Associate (Biomedical Engineer)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2081244

Sharon Denley
NUIA Programme Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1402

Dr Sheena Ramsay
Clinical Senior Lecturer

Dr Rachel Duncan
Clinical Senior Lecturer in Ageing Research in Primary Care

Dr Iain Evans
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6245

Dr Michael Firbank
Associate Researcher

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Professor Andrew Fisher
Dean of Clinical Medicine and Professor of Respiratory Transplant Medicine

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7067

Dr Darren Flynn
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5415

Dr Matt Flynn
Principal Res Associate


Telephone: 01912081729

Helen Foley
Communications Manager

Tony Fouweather
Statistician

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3822

Professor Lynn Frewer
Professor of Food & Society

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8272

Dr James Frith
NIHR Clinician Scientist, Senior Clinical Lecturer, Consultant Physician

Dr Brook Galna
Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1246

Guy Garrod
Reader in Environmental Economics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7552

Dr Corry Gellatly
Visiting Researcher

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 3620

Professor Rose Gilroy
Professor of Ageing, Policy & Planning

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7864

Dr Alan Godfrey
Associate Fellow

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Professor Peter Gore
Professor of Practice

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 1339

Dr Grainne Gorman
Clinical Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6365

Professor Peter Gosling
Professor of Computational Structural Mechanics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6422

Dr Antoneta Granic
Interdisciplinary AGE Research Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44(0)191 208 1112

Dr Laura Greaves
Newcastle University Research Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6291

Emeritus Professor Andy Hall
Associate Dean of Bioresources


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7161

Professor Barbara Hanratty
Prof of Primary Care & Public Health

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1121

Dr Peter Hanson
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8046

Helen Hanson
Associate Researcher

Dr John Hedley
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6002

Professor Olaf Heidenreich
Professor of Molecular Haematology

Email:
Telephone: ++44 191-246-4365

Professor Mary Herbert
Professor of Reproductive Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 213 8213

Dr Violetta Hionidou
Head of History, Senior Lecturer in Modern European History

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5741

Dr Susie Holdsworth
Visiting Researcher

Dr Susan Hrisos
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6774

Dr Paul Hubbard
Teaching Fellow (MBBS Biomed Science)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3609

Mary Hull
Teaching Assistant

Professor John Isaacs
Institute Director

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5851 (Institute Business) +44 (0) 191 208 5337 (Research Matters)

Professor Carol Jagger
AXA Prof of Epidemiology of Ageing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1117

Dr Djordje Jakovljevic
Senior Lecturer (Research) in Cardiovascular Ageing and Heart Failure

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8257

Dr Nicholas Jakubovics
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6796

Dr Caleb Johnston
Lecturer in Human Geography

Professor Tom Joyce
Professor of Orthopaedic Engineering

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6214

Dr Diana Jurk
Principal Investigator

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1139

Professor Marcus Kaiser
Professor of Neuroinformatics

Email:
Telephone: +44 191 208 8161

Dr Nicholas Kalson
Academic Clinical Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8043

Alison Killen
Research Assistant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1340

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Dr Viktor Korolchuk
Reader in Molecular Cell Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44(0)191 208 1221

Dr Marzena Kurzawa-Akanbi
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8818

Dr Sharron Kuznesof
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8889

Professor Ilias Kyriazakis
Prof of Animal Health & Nutrition

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6859

Professor Majlinda Lako
Prof of Stem Cell Science

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8688

Dr Rachael Lawson
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1277

Professor Ann Le Couteur
Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 2821398/2821384

Dr Christopher Leyland
Lecturer in Applied Linguistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 222 6000 (ext. 7384)

Dr Jennifer Liddle
Senior Research Associate

Professor John Loughlin
Prof of Musculoskeletal Research

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8988

Professor John Lunec
Gillespie Prof of Molecular Oncology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4420

Dr Guy MacGowan
Hon Clin Reader in Heart Failure

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 223 1546

Professor Jelena Mann
Professor of Epigenetics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5902

Professor Derek Mann
Dean of Research & Innovation (Non-Clin)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3851

Dr Laura Maringele
Lecturer (Genome Instability)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2088146

Dr Carmen Martin-Ruiz
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2481107

Professor John Mathers
Professor of Human Nutrition

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1133

Professor Hamish McAllister-Williams
Professor of Affective Disorders

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1370


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1396

Dr Giles McCracken
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8194

Professor Ian McKeith
Professor of Old Age Psychiatry

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1312

Professor Janice McLaughlin
Professor of Sociology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7511

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8856

Professor Andrew Mellor
Prof of Translational Immunology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8503

Fiona Menger
Teaching Fellow in Speech & Language Sci

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 8625

Professor Nick Miller
Prof of Motor Speech Disorders

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5603

Dr Eugene Milne
Associate Clinical Lecturer

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Dr Suzanne Moffatt
Reader in Social Gerontology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5005

Professor Anthony Moorman
Professor of Genetic Epidemiology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2238

Mike Morgan
BDM National Innovation Centre for Ageing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1308

Professor Brian Morgan
Professor of Yeast Molecular Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7694

Dr Christopher Morris
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5827

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1112

Professor Paula Moynihan
Prof of Nutrition & Oral Health

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8241

Dr Kianoush Nazarpour
Reader in Biomedical Engineering

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6860

Dr Glyn Nelson
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1106

Dr Gary Nestor
NIHR CRN Assistant Specialty Cluster Lead

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1334

Professor Daniel Nettle
Professor of Behavioural Science


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8993

Dr Lisa Newton
Clinical Research Fellow

Sarah Nolan
Implementation Manager

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 1332

Rhiannon O'Connor
Clinical Fellow in Restorative Dentistry

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7829

Professor Patrick Olivier
Professor of Human-Computer Interaction

Email:
Telephone: +447813951637

Dr Roberto Palacin
Rail Systems Group Lead and Degree Program Director for Mechanical & Systems Engineering

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6829


Hon Professor of Head & Neck Surgery

Email: vinidh.paleri@ncl.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 213 7630

Dr Luca Panzone
Lecturer in Consumer Behaviour

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 1912083594

Professor Stuart Parker
Wm Leech Prof of Geriatric Medicine & CRN Specialty Cluster Lead

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)91 2081215

Dr Jeremy Parr
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Hon Consultant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 5966

Dr Steve Parry
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 5237

Dr Joao Passos
Reader in Biology of Ageing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1222

Professor Nicola Pavese
Prof of Clinical Neuroscience

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2081264

Dr Brendan Payne
Clinical Postdoctoral Fellow

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5295

Professor Simon Pearce
Prof of Endocrinology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8674

Dr Linda Penn
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3809

Gillian Pepper
Research Associate

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Dr Luis Peraza Rodriguez
Research Associate

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Professor Neil Perkins
Prof of Gene Exp & Signalling

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8866

Professor Marion Petrie
Professor of Behavioural Ecology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1113

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8698

Barbara Pidgeon
PA to Director and Deputy of NICA


Telephone: 0191 2082016

Dr Katarzyna Pirog
Lecturer in Musculoskeletal Genetics

Email:
Telephone: +44(0) 191 241 8816

Dr Thomas Ploetz
Reader in "Computational Behaviour Analysis"


Telephone: +44 191 208 4628

Professor Ruth Plummer
Clin Prof of Experimental Cancer Med

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4414

Dr Tuomo Polvikoski
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant

Email:
Telephone: :+44 (0)191 208 1105

Dr Yoana Rabanal Ruiz
Research Associate

Dr Christopher Redfern
Reader in Retinoid Molecular Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4416

Professor Adrian Rees
Professor of Auditory Neuroscience

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6956

Dr Amy Reeve
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6150

Dr Sarah Richardson
Alzheimer's Society Clinician Tr Fellow

Email:
Telephone: 01912081314

Professor Louise Robinson
Director, Newcastle University Institute for Ageing and Professor of Primary Care and Ageing; Regius Professor of Ageing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7013

Professor Mark Robinson
Director of NewRail and Professor of Rail Systems Engineering

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6197

Professor Craig Robson
Professor of Molecular Urology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4426

Professor Lynn Rochester
Professor of Human Movement Science and Director of Clinical Ageing Research Unit

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1291

Professor Helen Rodgers
Clin Prof of Stroke Care

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 20 86779

Professor Karen Ross
Prof of Gender & Media

Email:
Telephone: 447798884110

Ashwin Sachdeva
Urology Foundation Research Scholar

Professor Roy Sandbach
Prof of Practice in Ageing Science & Inn

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2081228

Helen Sandford
Engagement Project Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1144

Dr Alberto Sanz Montero
Principal Research Associate

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Dr Gabriele Saretzki
Lecturer in Ageing Research

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1214

Professor Thomas Scharf
Prof of Social Gerontology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5329

Dr Alina Schartner
Lecturer in Applied Linguistics

Email:
Telephone: + 44 (0) 191 208 8567

Dr Daryl Shanley
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1105

Dr Lisa Shaw
Senior Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 3826

Dr Jing Shen
Senior Research Associate (Health Economics)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7905

Dr Mohammed Shoaib
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7839

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1140

Professor Roderick Skinner
Honorary Professor of Childhood Cancer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 9421

Dr Graham Smith
Experimental Scientific Officer

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Dr Tom Smulders
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5790

David Steel
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 5699065

Dr Blossom Stephan
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3811

Professor Emma Stevenson
Prof of Sport & Exercise Science

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7865

Dr Gordon Strathdee
Lecturer in Genome Instability

Email:
Telephone: 0191 282 1349

Dr Eugene Tang
NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow

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Dr John Taylor
Senior Lecturer in Molecular Immunology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8694

Dr John-Paul Taylor
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant

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Email:
Telephone: +44 191 208 7975

Email:
Telephone: +441912088240

Dr Richard Thomson
Clinical Sub-Dean: Northumbria Base Unit and Sub-Dean for Staff Development

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5020

Professor David Thwaites
Professor of Epithelial Physiology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8559

Professor Michael Trenell
Director; NIHR Innovation Observatory

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2258

Dr Achim Treumann
Director NUPPA (Newcastle University Protein and Proteome Analysis)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4804

Dr Ellen Tullo
Lecturer: Ageing Education

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Professor Doug Turnbull
Director of the Wellcome Trust Centre

Dr Alison Tyson-Capper
Faculty Postgraduate Tutor (Associate Dean), Reader of Molecular Cell Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7156

Lucille Valentine
Research Assistant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1694

Dr Nicole Valtorta
Research Associate

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Dr Elizabeth Veal
Reader in Molecular Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7596/7444 (lab)

Professor Thomas von Zglinicki
Professor of Cellular Gerontology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1104

Professor Josef Vormoor
Sir James Spence Prof of Child Health

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 1357

Dr Yujiang Wang
Research Fellow

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Rebecca Wassall
Clinical Lecturer in Special Care Dentistry

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7471

Dr Janet Webster
Senior Lecturer, Director of Clinical Education

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5235

Dr Daniel West
Newcastle University Research Fellow

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2087076

Dr Michael White
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2227422

Professor Phil White
Professor of Interventional and Diagnostic Neuroradiology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 20 86238

Professor John Wildman
Professor of Health Economics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1640

Louise Wilson
Network Delivery Manager

Email: lou.wilson@nhs.net
Telephone: 0113 8253016

Professor Anil Wipat
Professor of Integrative Bioinformatics

Email:
Telephone: +44 191 208 8213 or 208 3212

Dr Simon Woods
Reader in Bioethics. PEALS Deputy-Director

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3254

Professor Matthew Wright
Professor of Toxicology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7094

Professor Peter Wright
Prof of Social Computing

Email:
Telephone: +44 191 208 4630

Dr Alison Yarnall
Research Fellow


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1279

Professor David Young
Professor of Musculoskeletal Biology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8831

Dr Patrick Yu Wai Man
MRC Clinician Scientist / Clinical Senior Lecturer / Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8854

Professor Azfar Zaman
Hon Clin Prof of Cardiology