Imperial College London

MrHutanAshrafian

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Scientific Advisor
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 3312 7651h.ashrafian

 
 
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Location

 

1089Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Wing (QEQM)St Mary's Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Hutan Ashrafian is a Clinical Lecturer in Surgery. His research objectives are to develop innovative and technological strategies to resolve the global healthcare burden of obesity, metabolic syndrome, obesity-related cardiorespiratory disease, musculoskeletal dysfunction and cancer.

His work encompasses clinical and mechanistic studies of metabolic bariatric surgery, complex biostatistical models, networks and evidence synthesis to guide policy decisions, computational physiology and systems medicine, novel health technology assessment and diagnostic accuracy of biomarkers, robotics and artificial intelligence agents in healthcare, ancient history analytics, academic impact & leadership metrics and regenerative strategies including sports-based and bio-inspired bionic therapies.

Publications

Journals

Harling L, Chaudhry UAR, Ashrafian H, et al., 2016, Reply., Ann Thorac Surg, Vol:101, Pages:2024-2025

Ashrafian H, 2017, Hypothyroidism in the "Arnolfini Portrait" (1434) by Jan Van Eyck (1390-1441)., J Endocrinol Invest

Ashrafian H, 2017, Earliest depiction of vitiligo in "Venus at a Mirror" (1615) by Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640)., J Cosmet Dermatol

Conference

Protopapas AD, Ashrafian H, Athanasiou T, Dura censor sed censor: A reviewer’s ongoing audit of 11 years in the journals of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery, Frontiers - simulation for training in cardiothoracic surgery

Protopapas AD, Ashrafian H, Athanasiou T, Tumour thrombi in the cavae, Charing Cross Symposium 2016

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