Clinical Surgery

Jennifer Robson

Clinical Lecturer

Jennifer Robson

Contact details

Through collaboration with Professor Newby in the Centre of Cardiovascular Sciences, Mrs Robson has been investigating novel molecular imaging techniques for a range of cardiovascular pathologies including aortic aneurysm disease, carotid artery atherosclerosis and myocardial infarction. Imaging work is based in the Clinical Research Imaging Centre (CRIC) and involves magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT) and combined positron emission tomography computed tomography (PET-CT). Mrs Robson has completed a British Heart Foundation (BHF) Clinical Academic Training Fellowship and was awarded a PhD in 2013. She has recently been appointed as a Clinical Lecturer and has a specialist interest in vascular surgery. 

Funding

  • Medical Research Council Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme(MRC EME)
  • British Heart Foundation (BHF)
  • Chief Scientists Office (CSO)

Supervisors

  • Professor David Newby
  • Professor O James Garden
  • Mr RTA Chalmers

Qualifications

  • 2013 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) University of Edinburgh
  • 2005 Member of the Royal College of Surgeons
  • 2002 MB ChB University of Edinburgh
  • 1999 BSc Pharmacology