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Institute of Genetic Medicine

A To Z

Professor Annemieke Aartsma-Rus
Visiting Professor

Kathleen Allinson
Research Technician

Professor Bob Anderson
Professorial Fellow

Dr George Anyfantis
Research Technician

  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8833

Professor Lyle Armstrong
Professor of Cellular Reprogramming

Professor Helen Arthur
Professor of Cardiovascular Biology

Kate Bailey
Research Assistant

Dr Simon Bamforth
Lecturer

Dr Boglarka Bansagi
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Rita Barresi
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Dr Peter Bell
Research Associate

Dr Karim Bennaceur
Research Associate

Dr Alison Blain
Research Associate

Dr Veronika Boczonadi
Research Associate

Dr Gillian Borthwick
National Research Coordinator, NIHR Genetics Specialty Group & Collaborative Group for Genetics in Healthcare

Professor Michael Briggs
Professor of Skeletal Genetics

Joanne Bullivant
Myotubular Myopathy Patient Registry Project Manager

Dr Umar Burki
Research Associate

Professor Sir John Burn
Professor of Clinical Genetics

Sophie Burr
Clerical Assistant

Dr Florence Burte
Research Associate

Professor Katherine Bushby
Act. Res.Chair of Neuromuscular Genetics

Paul Cairns
Manager of Functional Genetics

Phillip Cammish
GNEM-DMP Registry Project Manager & Curator

Dr Bill Chaudhry
Senior Lecturer

Dr Timothy Cheetham
Reader in Paediatric Endocrinology

Dr YuZhu Cheng
Research Associate

Dr Joseph Collin
Research Associate

Professor Che Connon
Professor of Tissue Engineering

Professor Heather Cordell
Professor of Statistical Genetics

Daniel Cox
Senior Biobank & Research Technician

Moira Crosier
Research Associate

Dr Ann Curtis
Honorary Lecturer

Fabio D'agostino
Research Assistant

Caroline Dalgliesh
Research Assistant

Dr Rebecca Darlay
Research Associate

Rebecca Davis
Clinical Research Project Manager

John Dawson
Communication + Data Helpdesk Coord

Dr Tamilvendhan Dhanaseelan
Research Associate

Jacqui Dobor
Research Secretary

Nathalie Doorenweerd
Research Assistant

Dr Jennifer Duff
Technician

Dr Ingrid Ehrmann
Research Associate

Dr Lorraine Eley
Research Associate

Professor David Elliott
Professor of Genetics

Dr Joanna Elson

Dr Monica Ensini
Senior Research Associate

Dr Teresinha Evangelista
Clinical Research Associate

Professor Francisco Figueiredo
Honorary Clinical Professor

Katja Gassner
Research Technician

Beth Gibson
Research Assistant

Michele Giunta
PhD student

Adriana Goes Barbosa Buskin
Technician

Professor Tim Goodship

Liz Greally
Research Assistant

Dr Helen Griffin
Research Associate

Dr Michela Guglieri
Research Fellow/Honorary Consultant

Michael Hails
Web Development Officer

Dr Darroch Hall
Technician

Dr Dean Hallam
Research Associate

Dr Lizzie Harris
MDC Clinical Training & Research Fellow

Anne Haselhurst
Accountancy Assistant

Rachel Hay
Post Marketing Registry Project Assistan

Christine Hayes
Research Technician

Victoria Hedley
RD-ACTION Thematic Coordinator

Professor Deborah Henderson
Professor of Cardiac Development

Professor Mary Herbert
Professor of Reproductive Biology

Emma Heslop
Project Manager

Birthe Hilgen
Technician

Heather Hilsden
Project Manager Jain Foundation Natural History Study

Lisa Hodgson
Senior Technician

Professor Rita Horvath
Professor of Neurogenetics

Dr Richard Howey
Research Associate

Dr Gavin Hudson
Research Fellow

Raf Hussain
Research Technician

  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8653

Lucy Imber
Clerical Assistant to Prof Hanns Lochmüller

Dr Avais Jabbar
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Michael Jackson
Senior Lecturer

Robert Jackson
Research Technician

Professor Colin Jahoda
Professor

Rachel Jenkins
Biobank Technician

Dr Katherine Johnson
Research Associate

Debra Jones
Technical Manager

Dr David Kavanagh
Senior Clinical Lecturer in Nephrology / Honorary Consultant Nephrologist

Professor Bernard Keavney

  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8615

Dr Janet Kerwin
Senior Research Associate

Professor Majlinda Lako
Prof of Stem Cell Science

Mahdi Lamb
Research Assistant

Theodoros Latsis
Research Assistant

Becca Leary
TREAT-NMD Programme Co-ordinator

Professor Susan Lindsay
Prof of Human Dev Genetics

Dr Steven Lisgo
HDBR Resource Manager

Dr Lisa Lister
Research Associate

Dr David Llobet-Navas
Newcastle University Research Fellow

Professor Hanns Lochmuller
Professor of Experimental Myology

Lynne Longstaff
NIHR Communications Administrator

Dr Stephen Lynn
TREAT-NMD Project Manager

Dr Guy MacGowan
Hon Clin Reader in Heart Failure

Dr John Mansfield
Senior Lecturer/Consultant

Dr Ricardo Martins Gouveia
Research Associate

Amy McAllister
PA to Professor Sir John Burn

Dr Grace McMacken
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Annette Meeson
Lecturer

Dario Melguizo Sanchis
Technician

Dr Carla Mellough
Senior Research Associate

Dr Colin Miles
Senior Lecturer

Patricia Milton
PA to Professor Michael Briggs

Leanne Morrison
Deputy Institute Manager

Dr Juliane Mueller
Research Associate

Dr Jennifer Munkley
Research Associate

Professor Alison Murdoch
Professor of Reproductive Medicine and Head of Department

Dr Alexander Murphy
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Lindsay Murphy
Research Assistant

Dr Irina Neganova
Senior Research Associate

Nicole O'Connor
Project Assistant

Lynne Overman
Research Associate

Dr Andrew Owens
Reader in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Avril Palmeri
RD-Connect Project Assistant

Dr Brendan Payne
Clinical Research Fellow

Professor Simon Pearce
Prof of Endocrinology

Dr Petros Perros
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Dr Heiko Peters
Reader in Mammalian Genetics

Mikael Pezet
Marie Curie Fellow

Dr Helen Phillips
BHF Intermediate Research Fellowship

Dr Katarzyna Pirog
Lecturer in Musculoskeletal Genetics

Dr Oksana Pogoryelova
Senior Research Associate

Dr Paola Porcari
Research Associate

Dr Angela Pyle
Senior Research Associate

Dr Rachel Queen
Experimental Scientific Officer

Dr Richard Quinton
Consultant/Senior Lecturer

Dr Neil Rajan
Wellcome Intermediate Clinical Fellow, Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Dermatologist

Dr Simon Ramsbottom
Kidney Research UK Post-doctoral Fellow

Dr Salman Razvi
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant

Dr Rachael Redgrave
Research Associate

Lynn Reed
Study Coordinator

Dr Mojgan Reza
Research Associate

Dr Gavin Richardson
Newcastle Uni Research Fellow (Cardio)

Dr Rachel Richardson
Research Associate

Anthony Riley
Support Technician

Dr Amanda Robe-Bolam
Project Manager

Agata Robertson
Registry Project Manager and Curator

Dr Andreas Roos
Scientific Officer (Neuromuscular Group)

Dr Mauro Santibanez Koref
Senior Lecturer

Professor John Sayer
Clin Prof of Renal Medicine

Trish Sewell
Finance & Research Support Assistant

Harsh Sheth
Research Associate

Paul Sidney
Institute Technician

Esha Singh
Research Assistant

Linda Sneddon
Genetic Research Nurse

Professor Ioakim Spyridopoulos
Prof of Cardiovascular Gerontology

David Steel
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Dr Hannah Steele
Clinical Research Associate

Dr Julia Stickland
Project Manager GNE Clinical Research

Professor Tom Strachan
Emeritus Professor

Professor Volker Straub
Harold Macmillan Professor of Medicine

Dr Stephen Swioklo
Research Associate

Rachel Thompson
RD-Connect Data and Communications Platform Manager

Dr Ana Topf
Research Associate

Dr Simon Tual-Chalot
Research Associate

Catherine Turner
DMD Programme Coordinator

Sarah Urquhart
Vision-DMD Project Assistant

Dr Henriette van Ruiten
Clinical Research Associate

Olav Veldhuizen
Project Manager (SCOPE - DMD, BIOIMAGE - NMD, COST Action BM1304)

Dr Ingrid Verhaart
Research Associate

Professor Josef Vormoor
Sir James Spence Prof of Child Health

Dr Wei Wei
Research Associate

Dr Brian Wilson
Visiting Clinical Researcher

Dr Ian Wilson
Lecturer

Libby Wood
UK Myotonic Dystrophy and FSHD Registry Coordinator

Jodie Worley
Clinical Trials Co-ordinator

Dr Michael Wright
Associate Clinical Lecturer

Dr Chunbo Yang
Research Associate

  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 241 8833

Dr Laura Yates
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Wayne Younger
Deputy Institute Manager (On Secondment in IGM)

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

Dr Lili Zhu
Research Associate