11, November, 2013 RGU announces Professor, Reader and Fellow awards
Robert Gordon University (RGU) has announced its annual Professorship, Reader and Fellowship awards.
24, October, 2013 Medical specialists appointed visiting professors at RGU
Mr James Ferguson and Dr Graham Furnace will work on ground-breaking medical research projects.
Cardiovascular & Metabolic Health
A theme within the Institute for Health and Wellbeing Research.
Our aim is to better understand the pathology of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases at the cellular level, and develop new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches that will be translated into clinical practice.
The group include researchers with a widespread expertise spanning from immunology, molecular biology, nutrition, organic and medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, physiology, clinical biochemistry, and pharmacy practice.
Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes
Ischaemic heart disease
Obesity and co-morbidities - incorporating the
Centre for Obesity Research & Epidemiology (CORE)
Drug discovery, formulation and delivery
The cross disciplinary nature of the group spans the areas of basic science, clinical and practice based research. Our outcomes are readily transferable into treatment and prevention strategies at patient level.
Dr Giovanna Bermano