Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer







Guy Scadding BuildingRoyal Brompton Campus





Susannah Bloch is a Clinical Research Fellow within the Respiratory and Skeletal Muscle and Muscle Gene Expression research groups, National Heart and Lung Institute.

Susannah was awarded a Clinical Research Fellowship by the Medical Research Council in 2010 and is currently undertaking a PhD at the NHLI and Imperial with the supervision of Professor Mike Polkey, Dr Mark Griffiths and Dr Paul Kemp. The research aims to investigate the pathogenesis of intensive care unit acquired paresis (ICAUP).

Susannah completed her medical training at Imperial College London and St Mary’s and graduated in 2003. She has completed her MRCP and is now a third year specialist registrar in Respiratory Medicine training in the London Deanery. She has also completed an MSc in Respiratory Medicine at Imperial.



Bloch S, Wickremasinghe M, Wright A, et al., 2009, Paradoxical reactions in non-HIV tuberculosis presenting as endobronchial obstruction., Eur Respir Rev, Vol:18, Pages:295-299

Gore DM, Bloch S, Waller W, et al., 2006, Peritoneal mucinous cystadenocarcinoma of probable urachal origin: a challenging diagnosis, Journal of Clinical Pathology, Vol:59, ISSN:0021-9746, Pages:1091-1093

Bloch S, Ustianowski A, Pasvol G, 2003, Amoebic abscess in the left lobe of the liver masquerading as pyelonephritis, Journal of Infection, Vol:46, ISSN:0163-4453, Pages:249-250

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