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Timothy England

Clinical Associate Professor, Stroke Medicine, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

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Biography

Clinical Associate Professor in Stroke Medicine & Honorary Consultant Stroke Physician (Royal Derby Hospital)

My undergraduate medical years were at the University of Leicester (1996 - 2001) and I trained in Health Care for the Elderly and General Internal Medicine (Nottingham University Hospitals, CCT 2011) during which time I obtained a PhD in Stroke Medicine at the University of Nottingham.

Expertise Summary

My research interests include the effects of ischaemic conditioning in stroke; the role of cannabinoids in the vasculature and blood brain barrier; colony stimulating factors and haematopoietic stem cells in enhancing stroke recovery; and blood pressure and stroke.

Teaching Summary

I provide regular teaching and training at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels. Specific roles include lectures and seminars to Undergraduate and Graduate Entry Medical (GEM) Students; BSc… read more

Research Summary

I am a clinical trialist in Stroke and the Chief Investigator of the RECAST trials (Remote Ischaemic Conditioning After Stroke) . Other active interests include the effects of cannabinoids on… read more

Recent Publications

I provide regular teaching and training at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels. Specific roles include lectures and seminars to Undergraduate and Graduate Entry Medical (GEM) Students; BSc Cardiovascular Module seminars, exam question generation and marking; Clinical Phase (CP) 3 and MAST student supervision; facilitating Problem Based Learning (Cardiovascular Module); regular bedside teaching CP1 and CP3 students; examining end of year CP1 and CP3 students; personal tutor to GEM students

Current Research

I am a clinical trialist in Stroke and the Chief Investigator of the RECAST trials (Remote Ischaemic Conditioning After Stroke) . Other active interests include the effects of cannabinoids on haemodynamics, treatment for post-stroke dysphagia and meta-analysis (pre-clinical and clinical).

I sit on the Trial Steering Committees (TSC) for LACI-2 (LACunar Intervention Trial-2) and held previous roles in TICH-2 (Tranexamic acid in Intracerebral Haemorrhagic), RIGHT-2 (Rapid Intervention with Glyceryl trinitrate in Hypertensive stroke Trial-2) and BEADS (BEhavioural Activation therapy for Depression after Stroke).

I am the East Midlands NIHR CRN lead for Stroke, sit on the national British Association of Stroke Physicians Scientific Committee, and I am an expert reviewer for the NIHR.

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University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2UH

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