Imperial College London

MrJosephShalhoub

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer
 
 
 
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Charing Cross HospitalCharing Cross Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

BSc MBBS FHEA PhD MEd FRCS FEBVS

Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer
Academic Section of Vascular Surgery
Division of Surgery
Department of Surgery & Cancer
Faculty of Medicine
Imperial College London


Mr Joseph Shalhoub is a Consultant Vascular Surgeon appointed at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, St Mary’s Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital and Hammersmith Hospital, London. He qualified with honours from Imperial College School of Medicine, completing his postgraduate surgical training in London including St Mary’s Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital, and St Thomas’ Hospital. Mr Shalhoub is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS), and was awarded the Gold Medal for the highest mark in the Fellowship of the European Board of Vascular Surgery (FEBVS) examination. After receiving his Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) and gaining entry onto the General Medical Council (GMC) Specialist Register, he undertook a post-CCT Senior Clinical Fellowship in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at St Thomas’ Hospital, London.

Mr Shalhoub has a strong academic and educational background which compliments his evidence-based clinical practice. He is an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer in the Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London where he is co-investigator for four National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) government-funded large multi-centre randomised clinical trials:

Joint Chief Investigator: Examining the benefit of graduated compression stockings in the Prevention of vEnous Thromboembolism in low-risk Surgical patients: a multicentre cluster randomised controlled trial (NIHR HTS PETS Trial)
https://www.journalslibrary.nihr.ac.uk/programmes/hta/NIHR133776/

Joint Chief Investigator: Best Endovenous treatment, including STenting, versus best non-endovenous treatment in chronic proximal deep venous disease – the BEST multi-centre randomised controlled trial (BHF BEST Trial)

Co-Investigator: Diagnostic tools to establish the presence and severity of peripheral arterial disease in people with diabetes (NIHR HTA DM PAD Study)
https://www.journalslibrary.nihr.ac.uk/programmes/hta/NIHR131855/
https://www.imperial.ac.uk/department-surgery-cancer/research/surgery/clinical-trials/dm-pad-trial/

Co-Investigator: Compression Hosiery to Avoid Post-Thrombotic Syndrome (NIHR HTA CHAPS Trial)
https://www.journalslibrary.nihr.ac.uk/programmes/hta/1714747/
https://www.imperial.ac.uk/department-surgery-cancer/research/surgery/clinical-trials/chaps-trial/

Co-Investigator: Does Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation improve the absolute walking distance in patients with Intermittent Claudication compared to best available treatment? a multicentre randomised controlled study (NIHR / MRC EME NESIC Trial)
https://www.journalslibrary.nihr.ac.uk/programmes/eme/1518068/
http://www.imperial.ac.uk/department-surgery-cancer/research/surgery/clinical-trials/nesic/

Co-Investigator: Examining the benefit of graduated compression stockings as an adjunct to low dose low molecular weight heparin in the prevention of venous thromboembolism in elective surgical inpatients identified as moderate or high risk for venous thromboembolism – a multi-centre randomised controlled trial (NIHR HTA GAPS Trial)
https://www.journalslibrary.nihr.ac.uk/programmes/hta/1414061/
https://w3.abdn.ac.uk/hsru/GAPS/

He completed his BSc, PhD and Masters in Education (MEd) all at Imperial College London, receiving Research Fellowships from the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Circulation Foundation. To date, he has secured more than £8 million in research funding as principal applicant or co-applicant, and has published more than 210 Pubmed indexed articles.

Mr Shalhoub is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA), Fellow of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (FFSTEd), Council Member and past Honorary Secretary of the Surgery Section of the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM), Executive Committee Member of the Vascular and Endovascular Research Network (VERN), Council Member of the Surgical Research Society (SRS), Associate Editor (Vascular Surgery) of the International Journal of Cardiology (Elsevier), and member of the panel of question writers for the JCIE Intercollegiate Specialty Examination in Vascular SurgeryHe was a Council Member and twice past Vice-President of the Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT).


Research Areas of Focus

  • Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
  • Arterial Disease, including Peripheral Arterial Disease and Carotid Disease
  • Diabetes Foot Disease and Limb Salvage
  • Venous Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Clinical Trials
  • Collaborative Research
  • Vascular Biology
  • Metabolic Profiling in Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Imaging
  • Surgical Education and Training
  • Big Data

Collaborations

Sources of Funding

  •  Joint Chief Investigator, National Institute for Health Research Health Technology Assessment (NIHR HTA) Project Grant NIHR133776
  • Joint Chief Investigator, British Heart Foundation (BHF) Clinical Study Grant CS/F/21/190038
  •  Co-Investigator, National Institute for Health Research Health Technology Assessment (NIHR HTA) Project Grant NIHR131855
  • Co-Investigator, National Institute for Health Research Health Technology Assessment (NIHR HTA) Project Grant 17/147/47
  • Co-Investigator, National Institute for Health Research Health Technology Assessment / Medical Research Council Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (NIHR / MRC EME) Project Grant 15/180/68
  • Co-Investigator, National Institute for Health Research Health Technology Assessment (NIHR HTA) Project Grant 14/140/61
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Circulation Foundation
  • Stroke Association
  • Rosetrees Trust
  • Graham-Dixon Charitable Trust
  • Peel Medical Research Trust

Publications

Journals

Turner B, Machin M, Jasionowska S, et al., 2022, Systematic review and meta-analysis of the additional benefit of pharmacological thromboprophylaxis for endovenous varicose vein interventions, Annals of Surgery, ISSN:0003-4932

Turner B, Jasionowska S, Machin M, et al., 2022, Systematic review and meta-analysis of exercise therapy for venous leg ulcer healing and recurrence, Journal of Vascular Surgery. Venous and Lymphatic Disorders, ISSN:2213-3348

Jasionowska S, Turner B, Machin M, et al., 2022, Systematic review of exercise therapy in the management of post-thrombotic syndrome, Phlebology, ISSN:0268-3555

Normahani P, Burgess L, Norrie J, et al., 2022, Study protocol for a multicentre comparative diagnostic accuracy study of tools to establish the presence and severity of Peripheral Arterial Disease in people with Diabetes Mellitus: the DM PAD study, Bmj Open, ISSN:2044-6055

Conference

Ali R, Sugand K, Goodall R, et al., 2022, 12 Trends in Neck of Femur Fracture Incidence in EU15+Countries From 1990-2017, OXFORD UNIV PRESS, ISSN:0007-1323

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