Imperial College London

Dr Shivani Misra

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction

Honorary Clinical Research Fellow



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Consultant in Metabolic Medicine & Honorary Research Fellow

Shivani is a Consultant in Metabolic Medicine at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and an Honorary Research Fellow within Imperial College. She is an NIHR Clinical Champion in Diabetes Stratified Medicine and has been awarded a Future Leader Mentorship from the European Federation for the Study of Diabetes (2017).

She leads the MY DIABETES study, which recruits at over 40 sites around England and phenotypes young-onset diabetes in different ethnic groups. Her core research interest focuses on stratifying young-onset diabetes using biomarkers and genetics to improve treatment and identification of young-onset diabetes types.

Her other research interests include the detection of monogenic diabetes (MODY), ketosis-prone type 2 diabetes, the use and development of diabetes related biomarkers and laboratory testing guidelines.


Shivani was an NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow in metabolic medicine &  chemical pathology and completed a PhD in the Section of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, funded by a Sutherland-Earl Clinical Research Fellowship from the Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation. She has trained in diabetes, clinical biochemistry and laboratory medicine and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists and Member of the Royal College of Physicians.

Shivani actively participants in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programmes at Imperial College including supervision of BSc and MRes projects. 



Bhattarai S, Godsland IF, Misra S, et al., 2019, Metabolic health and vascular complications in type 1 diabetes, Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications, Vol:33, ISSN:1056-8727, Pages:634-640

Huddy JR, Ni M, Misra S, et al., 2019, Development of the Point-of-Care Key Evidence Tool (POCKET): a checklist for multi-dimensional evidence generation in point-of-care tests, Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, Vol:57, ISSN:1434-6621, Pages:845-855

Misra S, Mathieu C, 2018, Are newer insulin analogues better for people with type 1 diabetes?, Diabetic Medicine, ISSN:0742-3071

Misra S, Owen K, 2018, Genetics of monogenic diabetes: present clinical challenges, Current Diabetes Reports, Vol:18, ISSN:1534-4827

Misra S, vedovato N, cliff E, et al., 2018, Permanent neonatal diabetes: combining sulphonylureas with insulin may be an effective treatment, Diabetic Medicine, Vol:35, ISSN:0742-3071, Pages:1291-1296

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