Institute of Genetic Medicine

Staff Profile

Professor Tim Goodship

Strategic Research Adviser

Background

Background

Roles and Responsibilities

Chair of  Kidney Research UK                                                                                                                    Chairman of the UK Glomerulonephritis DNA Collection Governance Committee

Qualifications

BSc, MD, FRCP

Previous Positions

1977-1981 London Teaching Hospitals, HO and SHO posts
1981-1982 Newcastle Teaching Hospitals, Registrar in Medicine
1982-1986 Newcastle University, Research Fellow
1986-1987 Harvard University and MIT, Research Fellow
1987-1990 Newcastle University, Lecturer in Nephrology
1990-2001 Newcastle University, Senior Lecturer in Nephrology
2001-2004 Newcastle University, Reader in Nephrology

Memberships

Renal Association
British Transplant Society
American Society of Nephrology
Association of Physicians

Research

Research Interests

My main research strand is renal genetics with particular focus on vesicoureteric reflux and haemolytic uraemic syndrome.

Funding

Current grants from Kidney Research UK and the EU.

Publications