About Us

Our Vision: To become an integrated world-renowned Centre for integrated therapeutic innovation with patient engagement

The Centre for Therapeutic Innovation at the University of Bath is within the Faculty of Science and incorporates eight Departments (Physics, Biology and Biochemistry, Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemistry, Mathematics Health and Chemical Engineering) across the University.

Our Mission: Facilitating Therapeutics by complete patient engagement in a fully integrated translational, industrial and clinical Institute
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Our Team

Our aim is to provide support and training to early career researchers, postdoctoral fellows and postgraduates to become cutting-edge scientists in cross-disciplinary research, translating into innovation.

Board of Governance

Professor Duncan Craig
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Professor Davide Mattia
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Professor Matthew Davidson
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Professor John Westwick
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The Executives

Professor Banafshé Larijani Chair
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Professor Steve Ward Co-Vice Chair
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Professor Richie Gill Co-Vice Chair
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Executive Assistant

Joanna Łucyszyn Administrative Assistant
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The Scientific Advisory Board

Prof Alicia Alonso Secretary of the Spanish Academy of Science   See profile
Prof David Bates Director of the Cancer Centre at University of Nottingham & CSO, Exonate Ltd.   See profile
Prof Maria Belvisi Head of Early RIA, R&D BioPharmaceuticals, AZ   See profile
Prof Kevin Dhaliwal FRCP, University of Edinburgh   See profile
Prof Vincent Dousset Head of Medical Imaging, Pellegrin Hospital, Bordeaux France   See profile
Dr Raj Mehta Entrepreneur-in-Residence of Apple Tree Partners Venture Capital   See profile
Prof Antonio Ferrer Director of IDiBE, University of Miguel Hernandez Spain   See profile
Prof Peter J Parker FRS, King’s College & The Francis Crick Institute   See profile
Prof Gail McConnell Head of Biophotonics Centre, Strathclyde   See profile
Prof Luke O’Neill FRS, Trinity College Dublin   See profile
Prof Alex Toker, Harvard Medical School   See profile

The Steering Committee

Prof Christopher Eccleston   See profile
Dr Christine Edmead   See profile
Dr Pedro Estrela   See profile
Prof Andreas Kyprianou   See profile
Prof Richie Gill   See profile
Prof Paul Milewski   See profile
Prof Adele Murrell   See profile
Dr Charareh Pourzand   See profile
Dr James Stone   See profile
Prof Jean Van Den Elsen   See profile
Prof Alain Nogaret   See profile

Research Team

Prof Kamal Asadi   See profile
Dr Christopher Bailey   See profile
Dr Albert Bolhuis   See profile
Dr Paul De Bank   See profile
Dr Andrew Cookson   See profile
Dr Ian Eggleston   See profile
Dr Nikoletta Fotaki   See profile
Dr David Gurevich   See profile
Dr Adelina Ilie   See profile
Prof Barbara Kasprzyk-Hordern   See profile
Dr Marina De Vos   See profile
Dr Beate Ehrhardt   See profile
Dr Katharine Fraser   See profile
Prof Richard Guy   See profile
Prof Steve Husbands   See profile
Prof Robert Kelsh   See profile
Dr Francoise Koumanov   See profile
Dr Ute Jungwirth   See profile
Dr Prasad Nishtala   See profile
Dr Despina Moschu   See profile
Dr Jody Mason   See profile
Prof Randy Mrsny   See profile
Dr Maria Niklison Chirou   See profile
Dr Julian Padget   See profile
Prof Sofia Pascu   See profile
Dr Elise Pegg   See profile
Dr Tristan Pryer   See profile
Dr Chris Pudney   See profile
Dr Julia Sero   See profile
Dr Theresa Smith   See profile
Prof David Tosh   See profile
Prof Ventsislav Valev   See profile
Dr Gernot Walko   See profile

Clinical and Translational Team

Prof Guillaum Canaud, Necker Hospital, Paris   See profile
Prof George Kolios, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece   See profile
Mr Nader Francis, Yeovil, NHS   See profile
Prof Stefanie Jeffery, Stanford University   See profile
Dr Raj Sengupta   See profile
Dr Sarah Tansley   See profile
Professor Matthew Thomas   See profile
Dr William Tillet   See profile


Mrs Fiona Pettengale
Fiona has 15 years of experience working in the Research and Innovation Pre-Award team, assisting PIs prepare grant applications for submission to a range of funders, including industrial, research council, charity, EU and US funders.   See profile
Dr Laura Wisby
Experienced Research Development Manager with a demonstrated history of working effectively in both higher education and within a funding agency   See profile
Dr Lisa Austin
Research Manager BSW Research Hub and Research Design Service   See profile

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We are committed to bringing together multiple disciplines across science and engineering to address unmet medical needs.

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