Meet the team

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Diabetes and cardiovascular science

Prof. Ian Megson
• Vascular studies
• Thrombosis and antithrombotics
• Cell signalling and function
• Free radicals, oxidative stress,antioxidant defence
• Inflammation

Contact: ian.megson@uhi.ac.uk

Dr Janet Adamson
• Flow cytometry
• PCR
• Cell culture
• ELISAs

Contact: janet.adamson@uhi.ac.uk

Genetics and immunology

Prof Jun Wei
• Genetics
• Immunogenetics
• Nutrigenomics
• Molecular biology
• Autoimmunity

Contact: jun.wei@uhi.ac.uk

Lipidomics

Prof. Phil Whitfield
• Global lipidomics
• Targeted lipid analysis
• Lipid metabolism
• Lipids in health and disease
• Multivariate statistics

Contact: phil.whitfield@uhi.ac.uk

Proteomics

Dr Mary Doherty
• Proteomics
• Protein dynamics
• SILAC
• Mass spectrometry
• Bioinformatics

Contact: mary.doherty@uhi.ac.uk

Academics

 

email: General enquiries

Administration

 

 

Technical team

 

 

Research fellows

 

  • Post-Doctoral Research Assistant, Free Radial Research Facility: Dr Andy Treweeke
  • Post-Doctoral Research Assistant, Lipidomics: Dr Kerstin Ziegler
  • Post-Doctoral Research Assistant, Genetics & Immunology Group: Dr Colette Mustard
  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Rural Health & Wellbeing, Dr Kate Stephen
  • Post-Doctoral Research Assistant, Rural Health & Wellbeing, Dr Sara Bradley
  • Research Assistant, Rural Health & Wellbeing, Sarah Morton

 

PG researchers

 

  • Beth Geary (Lipidomics)
  • Elizabeth Garrison (Free Radical Research Facility)
  • Sarah Bowyer, (Rural Health & Wellbeing)
  • Ryan McLean (Genetics and Immunology Group)
  • Ruth Whelan (Genetics and Immunology Group)

 

Contact us

Centre for Health Sciences

Department of Diabetes and Cardiovascular Science
University of the Highlands and Islands
Centre for Health Science
Old Perth Rd
Inverness
IV2 3JH

t: +44 (0)1463 279562
email: General enquiries