Formerly Director of the Institute of Translation, Innovation, Methodology and Engagement (TIME), I am now Director of the Centre for Medical Edi . I am a member of the School of Medicine Senior Management Team and represent the School of Medicine on the University Costing and Pricing Group.
Also formerly Chairman of the Infection, Immunity and Inflammation and Director of Central Biotechnology Services (CBS).
I received my bachelors degree (BSc) in Microbiology from University College Cardiff and my PhD at the University of Wales College of Medicine.
Major research interests are the regulation of inflammation and its impact on membrane longevity in Peritoneal Dialysis patients. I am Editor Emeritus of Peritoneal Dialysis International, Associate and Subject Editor for NDT and a member of the Editorial Boards of Kidney International, Clinical Nephrology, Advances in Renal Replacement Therapy and BMC Nephrology.
Honours and awards
BSC (HONS) Microbiology, University College Cardiff
PhD University of Wales
Fellow of the Society of Biology (FSB)