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Summary: Associate Professor in Surgery
Location: Clinical Sciences Building
Teaching Commitments: MB ChB Years 2, 3 5
My research activity is clinically orientated and aims to translate data derived in the lab to the bedside. The team is currently involved in studies on: lymphangiogeneisis in colorectal cancer; calcium channels in vascular endothelium; pre-operative testing of fitness for surgery in colorectal cancer.
In the last 5 years:
- We have had 6 students awarded an MD thesis (3 with commendation).
- We have had numerous papers published in peer reviewed journals
- We have presented more than 50 papers at national and international meetings
I have developed and fostered links between the colorectal department and scientists within Leeds University - Professor Phil Quirke (Pathology), Professor David Beech (Molecular Physiology), Professor Pam Jones (Angiogenesis), Dr Simon Howell (Anaesthesia).