Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Honorary Lecturer



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VC7Praed StreetSt Mary's Campus





Dr Raha Pazoki is Honorary Lecturer at the Imperial College London and Lecturer in Biomedcial sciences at Brunel Univrsity London. She is Principal Investigator and MRC Rutherford Fellow. Her research is focused on large-scale identification of clinical and genetic determinants for complex diseases with a special focus on cardiovascular diseases such as myocardial infarction, stroke, heart failure, sudden cardiac death and hypertension.

PhD Projects open to applicants:

Genetic and non-genetic factors involved in risk of cardiovascular diseases

Interplay between genetic and environmental factors and risk of cardiovascular disease



Evangelou E, Suzuki H, Bai W, et al., 2021, Alcohol consumption in the general population is associated with structural changes in multiple organ systems., Elife, Vol:10, ISSN:2050-084X, Pages:1-15

Pazoki R, Elliott J, Evangelou E, et al., 2021, Genetic analysis in European ancestry individuals identifies 517 loci associated with liver enzymes, Nature Communications, Vol:12, ISSN:2041-1723

Robinson O, Chadeau Hyam M, Karaman I, et al., 2020, Determinants of accelerated metabolomic and epigenetic ageing in a UK cohort, Aging Cell, Vol:19, ISSN:1474-9718, Pages:1-13

Schmidt AF, Holmes MV, Preiss D, et al., 2019, Phenome-wide association analysis of LDL-cholesterol lowering genetic variants in PCSK9, Bmc Cardiovascular Disorders, Vol:19, ISSN:1471-2261

Evangelou E, Gao H, Blakeley P, et al., 2019, New alcohol-related genes suggest shared genetic mechanisms with neuropsychiatric disorders, Nature Human Behaviour, Vol:3, ISSN:2397-3374, Pages:950-961

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