Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction

Professor of Practice (Metabolic Medicine & Endocrinology)



+44 (0)20 3313 8038t.tan




6N6ECommonwealth BuildingHammersmith Campus





Dr Tricia Tan is a Consultant in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine at Imperial College London and NHS Trust. She possesses over 10 years’ experience in gut hormone research and physiological studies into the impact of gut hormones on weight and T2DM. She has completed several Phase I trials on the gut hormone analogues, which are being developed for the treatment of obesity. She is the director of the SAS Gut Hormone service, and her clinical research spans a wide gamut from the diagnosis and treatment of neuroendocrine tumours to diagnostic testing in Endocrine disorders.



Izzi-Engbeaya C, Mills E, Yang L, et al., 2020, Acute effects of glucagon on reproductive hormone secretion in healthy men, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Vol:105, ISSN:0021-972X

Alexiadou K, Tan TM-M, 2020, Gastrointestinal Peptides as Therapeutic Targets to Mitigate Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome, Current Diabetes Reports, Vol:20, ISSN:1534-4827

Kamocka A, McGlone ER, Pérez-Pevida B, et al., 2020, Candy cane revision after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, Surgical Endoscopy, Vol:34, ISSN:0930-2794, Pages:2076-2081

Fang Z, Chen S, Pickford P, et al., 2020, The influence of peptide context on signaling and trafficking of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor biased agonists, Acs Pharmacology & Translational Science, Vol:3, ISSN:2575-9108, Pages:345-360

Alexiadou K, Cuenco J, Howard J, et al., 2020, Proglucagon peptide secretion profiles in type 2 diabetes before and after bariatric surgery: 1-year prospective study, Bmj Open Diabetes Research and Care, Vol:8, ISSN:2052-4897, Pages:1-10

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