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Cambridge Cardiovascular


Cambridge Cardiovascular IRC Steering Group consists of representatives of five out of six Schools of the University of Cambridge.

The full Steering group meets annually with members asked to give guidance and lead activities throughout the year. A subset of the Steering group called the 'Strategy group' meets as needed to discuss any urgent matters.

Please follow the links below to read more about the Steering group members and their research interests.

Name Affiliation School / Role
Prof Martin Bennett (co-lead) Medicine Clinical Medicine
Prof Carola Bibiane Schönlieb  Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics  Mathematics
Dr Patrick Calvert Royal Papworth Hospital Consultant Cardiologist
Prof Ruth Cameron Materials Science & Metallurgy Physical Sciences
Prof John Clarkson Engineering Technology
Prof John Danesh Public Health & Primary Care Clinical Medicine
Prof Dino Giussani Physiology, Development & Neuroscience Biological Sciences
Denise Hatherly Medicine  Cambridge Cardiovascular Research Coordinator
Prof Jonathan Mant Public Health & Primary Care Clinical Medicine
Prof Patrick Maxwell School of Clinical Medicine Clinical Medicine -  Head of School
Dr Nicola McCarthy Milner Therapeutics Institute Biological Science
Prof Geoff Moggridge Chemical Engineering & Biotechnology Technology
Dr Andrew Murray Physiology, Development & Neuroscience Biological Science
Gordana Najdanovic Research Strategy Office Research
Prof James Rudd (co-lead) Medicine Clinical Medicine
Dr Shelly Singh-Gryzbon School of Technology Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology
Prof Chris Smith Biochemistry Biological Sciences
Prof David Spring Chemistry Biological Sciences
Dr Jane Sugars Medicine Cambridge Cardiovascular Centres Manager
Prof Michael Sutcliffe Engineering Technology

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