Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction

Professor of Practice (Metabolic Medicine & Endocrinology)



+44 (0)20 3313 8038t.tan




6N6ECommonwealth BuildingHammersmith Campus





Dr Tricia Tan is a Consultant in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine at Imperial College London and NHS Trust. She possesses over 10 years’ experience in gut hormone research and physiological studies into the impact of gut hormones on weight and T2DM. She has completed several Phase I trials on the gut hormone analogues, which are being developed for the treatment of obesity. She is the director of the SAS Gut Hormone service, and her clinical research spans a wide gamut from the diagnosis and treatment of neuroendocrine tumours to diagnostic testing in Endocrine disorders.



Khoo B, Tan T, Clarke S, et al., 2020, Thyroid function before, during and after COVID-19, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, ISSN:0021-972X

Jones B, Fang Z, Chen S, et al., 2020, Ligand-specific factors influencing GLP-1 receptor post-endocytic trafficking and degradation in pancreatic beta cells, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, ISSN:1422-0067

Misra S, Khozoee B, Huang-Jiawei P, et al., 2020, Comparison of diabetic ketoacidosis in adults, during the SARS-CoV-2 outbreak and over the same time period for the 3 preceding years, Diabetes Care, ISSN:0149-5992

Miras A, Kamocka A, Pérez-Pevida B, et al., 2020, The effect of standard versus longer intestinal bypass on GLP-1 regulation and glucose metabolism in patients with type 2 diabetes undergoing roux-en-Y gastric bypass. The long-limb study, Diabetes Care, ISSN:0149-5992

Hameed S, Salem V, Alessimii H, et al., 2020, Imperial Satiety Protocol: A new non-surgical weight-loss programme, delivered in a health care setting, produces improved clinical outcomes for people with obesity, Diabetes Obesity & Metabolism, ISSN:1462-8902

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