Imperial College London

Professor Sir Steve Bloom FMedSci, FRS

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction

Departmental Academic REF2014 Lead



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Ms Keda Price-Cousins +44 (0)20 7594 9048




Commonwealth BuildingHammersmith Campus





Professor H Herzog, McGarvan Institute, Melbourne, 1990 - 2009

Dr A V Edwards, University of Cambridge, 1976 - 2004

Professor V Mutt, Karolinsk Institutet, 1975 - 2000

Guest Lectures

Progress in obesity therapeutics, 4th Annual Helmholtz Nature Medicine Diabetes Conference, Munich, 2016

Gut Hormones to treat Diabesity, Bench to Bedside, Association for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Warwick, 2016

Identifying a cure for obesity, science to capitalism and back to science, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2015

The gut as an endocrine organ - role in the regulation of food intake and body weight, World Congress on Interventional Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes, 2015

New and upcoming therapeutic agents for the treatment of obesity, Digestive Disorders Federation, 2015

World Pandemic of Obesity - how to control how fat we are, Old Millhillians Club Medical Meeting, Mill Hill School, 2015

Co-infusion of low-dose glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and glucagon in man results in a reduction in food intake, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, 2015

Hunger-satiety manipulation via the gut brain axis, UK Incretin Club - Royal College of Physicians, Royal College of Physicians, London, 2013

State of the Art Lecture - Regulation of Appetite, European Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition (ESPGHAN), Excel Centre, London, 2013

Gut hormones: a cure for obesity, Society for Endocrinology BES 2013 conference, Harrogate International Centre, Harrogate, 2013

Plenary Lecture, BES Glasgow

Arnold Bloom Lecture, British Diabetic Association, 1995

Eric-Sharpe Prize for Oncology, 1987

Transatlantic Lecturer, American Society for Endocrinology, 1985

Professor White Oration, 1981

Foundation Research Lecture, Canadian Gastroenterology Society, 1981

Bengt Ihre Lecturer, Swedish Academy of Science, 1979

Goulstonian Lecturer, Royal College of Physicians, 1979

Copp Lecturer, American Diabetic Association, 1978

Lawrence Lecturer, British Diabetic Association, 1976

British Society of Gastroenterology Research Medal, British Society of Gastroenterology, 1977