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Principal investigators

Researchers whose primary University of Edinburgh affiliation is with the CIR


Name Job Title
Professor Steve Anderton

Chair of Therapeutic Immunology

Dr Daniel J Antoine Principal Investigator
Dr Calum Bain Sir Henry Dale Fellow

Professor Debby Bogaert

Scottish Senior Clinical Fellow and Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases

Dr Jenna Cash Chancellor's Fellow and Sir Henry Dale Fellow
Dr Gareth Clegg Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Emergency Medicine
Dr Donald J Davidson Senior Research Fellow / Senior Lecturer / Academic Lead for Public Engagement at MRC CIR
Professor Kev Dhaliwal Chair of Molecular Imaging and Healthcare Technology / Honorary Consultant in Respiratory Medicine

Professor David Dockrell

Chair of Infection Medicine
Professor Julia Dorin Chair of Genetics of Host Defence
Professor Ian Dransfield Chair of Leukocyte and Lung Cell Biology
Dr Rodger Duffin MRC Senior Lecturer in Respiratory Medicine
Professor Elaine Dzierzak Chair of Haematological Regeneration
Dr Jonathan Fallowfield

Senior Clinical Fellow; Honorary Consultant Hepatologist

Dr Yi Feng Wellcome Trust Sir Henry Dale Fellow; Chancellor's Fellow
Dr David Ferenbach Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow
Dr Emily Gwyer Findlay

Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin Fellow

Dr Mohini Gray Reader and Honorary Consultant in Rheumatology
Dr Robert Gray NRS Senior Clinical Fellow & Honorary Consultant Respiratory Physician
Professor Christopher D Gregory

Chair of Inflammatory Cell Biology / Deputy Director of the MRC Centre for Inflammation Research /

Postgraduate Director of the MRC Centre for Inflammation Research

Dr David Griffith Senior Lecturer in Anaesthesia and Critical Care; Honorary Consultant in Anaesthesia and Critical Care
Dr Carsten Gram Hansen Chancellor's Fellow
Professor Chris Haslett Chair of Translational Medicine / Director of The Queen's Medical Research Institute
Professor Neil Henderson

Chair of Tissue Repair and Regeneration / Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow in Clinical Science / Consultant Hepatologist

Dr Nik Hirani Principal Investigator
Dr Gwo-Tzer Ho MRC Clinician Scientist and Honorary Consultant Gastroenterologist
Professor Sarah E M Howie Professor of Immunopathology
Professor Jeremy Hughes Chair of Experimental Nephrology
Dr Steve Jenkins Chancellor's Fellow
Dr Tim Kendall Senior Clinical Fellow in Pathology; Honorary Consultant Histopathologist
Dr David Kluth Reader in Nephrology / Honorary Consultant
Dr Alison Mackinnon Senior Research Fellow
Ms Lorna Marson Reader in Transplant Surgery
Dr Henry McSorley Chancellor's Fellow
Dr Richard Mellanby Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow
Mr Damian Mole Clinician Scientist Fellow
Dr Richard Phelps Principal Investigator
Dr Sandrine Prost Senior Lecturer in Pathology
Dr Prakash Ramachandran MRC Intermediate Clinical Fellow
Professor Adriano G Rossi Chair of Respiratory and Inflammation Pharmacology
Professor Philippa Saunders Chair of Reproductive Steroids / Director of Postgraduate Research for CMVM
Professor Sir John Savill Chair of Experimental Medicine
Professor Jürgen Schwarze Edward Clark Chair of Child Life and Health
Dr Alan Serrels Research Fellow
Professor Neil Turner Principal Investigator
Dr Marc Vendrell Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Imaging
Dr Sonja Vermeren Lecturer
Professor Sarah Walmsley Chair of Respiratory Medicine
Professor Tim Walsh Chair of Critical Care
Professor Moira Whyte Head of the Medical School / Director of the MRC Centre for Inflammation Research / Sir John Crofton Professor of Respiratory Medicine
Professor Steve Wigmore Chair of Transplantation Surgery / Honorary Consultant Surgeon
Dr Chengcan Yao Chancellor's Fellow