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Professor Rayaz Malik (BSc (hons)., MSc., MBChB, FRCP, PhD) - personal details

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Professor Rayaz Malik

Role: Professor of Medicine

Tel: +44 (0)161 275 1196

Location:

Cardiovascular Research Group
School of Clinical & Laboratory Sciences
Core Technology Facility (3rd Floor)
University of Manchester
46 Grafton Street
Manchester
M13 9NT

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Biography

Rayaz Malik is a Professor of Medicine & Consultant Physician in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary & University of Manchester, Manchester.

He obtained his BSc., MSc. and MB ChB from the University of Aberdeen and his PhD from the University of Manchester .

His clinical work includes consultant responsibility for unselected general acute medicine admissions to Manchester Royal Infirmary and a general medical and diabetes outpatient clinic weekly.

His research focuses on diabetic neuropathy and cardiomyopathy in both animal models and at a translational level in patients. He is an expert in the pathogenesis, assessment and treatment of diabetic neuropathy and has published and presented extensively on this. His research is currently funded by the NIH, JDRF, MRC, DUK and BHF and he is currently supervising 6 PhD’s and 4 MD’s.

He won the young clinical investigator prize for clinical science for the neuropathy study group of the European association for the study of diabetes in 1999, and the North West of England Medical Society Prize in 2000. He has been an invited lecturer for the American Diabetes Association, European Association for the Study of Diabetes and Diabetes UK.

He was appointed to the Executive committee of the Neurodiab (The neuropathy study group of the European association for the study of diabetes) in September 2007.

He is the associate editor for Diabetic Medicine and Journal of Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Injury. He is a JDRF Medical and Research Committee grant reviewer 2005-2010. He also undertaeks adhoc reviews for DUK, MRC and the Wellcome Trust and reviews for nine medical journals, including Neurology, Diabetes, Diabetologia, and the Lancet.

He is a member of the Curriculum and Progress Committees and the Interview committee for medical undergraduates in the Manchester Medical School . He is the Heart Lung and Blood lead for year 3 and is also the Final year exam lead for Manchester Royal Infirmary.

Memberships of Committees and Professional Bodies

  • Diabetes UK
  • European Association for the Study of Diabetes
  • American Diabetes Association
  • Peripheral Nerve Society
  • Executive Committe for Neurodiab, the Neuropathy study group of the EASD

Qualifications

  • B.Sc. (Hons) July 1986.
  • M.Sc. Jan. 1990.
  • MB. ChB. July 1991.
  • MRCP (UK) Oct. 1996.
  • Ph.D. Oct. 1997.
  • USMLE April 1998.
  • FRCP (London) October 2007

Role

He is a consultant with responsibility for unselected general acute medicine admissions to Manchester Royal Infirmary and does a general medical and diabetes outpatient clinic weekly.

His research focuses on diabetic neuropathy and cardiomyopathy in both animal models and most importantly at a translational level in patients.

He is an expert in the pathogenesis, assessment and treatment of diabetic neuropathy and has published and presented extensively on this. His research is currently funded by the NIH, JDRF, MRC, DUK and BHF and he is currently supervising 6 PhD’s and 4 MD’s.

Teaching

  • Teach 3rd-5th year Medical students bed side clinical teaching
  • Teach F1-F2 and registrars
  • Supervise MD's and PhD's