Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Bioengineering

Visiting Professor







Cambridge WingSt Mary's Campus




Doctoral Students started Oct 2020

1. Dr Chris Pereira

Proposed Degree MD(Res)

"Neuroinflammation following surgery - a study of patients blood and CSF in the perioperative period using NMR & MS techniques" 

Main supervisor - Prof Myra McClure

Co-supervisors - Dr Michael Fertleman & Dr Melanie Dani

2. Dr Andrew Davies

Proposed Degree MD(Res)

" A comparison of total shoulder arthroplasty and shoulder hemiarthroplasty for glenohumeral arthritis utilising data from the National Joint Registry and Hospital Episode Statistics"

Main supervisor - Dr Peter Reilly & Dr Alex Liddle

Co-supervisor - Dr Michael Fertleman 

3. Dr Lorraine Kassaven 

Proposed Degree PhD

"Preservation of the Human Ovary"

Main supervisors - Prof Ghaem-Maghami & Dr Joseph Yazbek 

Co-supervisors - Dr Michael Fertleman & Dr Srdjan Saso 

4. Dr Saaliha Vali

Proposed Degree PhD

"Uterus Fertility Restoration"

Main supervisors - Prof Ghaem-Maghami & Dr J RIchard Smith

Co-supervisors - Dr Michael Fertleman & Dr Ben Jones

5. Funded project 1 for Sep 2021

"Using big data to identify risks for hip fracture"

6. Funded project 2 for Sep 2021

"Identifying biomarkers of deterioration following cardiac intervention"

7. Funded project 3 for Sep 2021

"Cognitive impairment following planned knee surgery"