Professor Akheel Syed Ph.D., F.R.C.P. Edin

MAHSC Honorary Clinical Chair

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Overview

Akheel Syed is Consultant Physician in Diabetes & Endocrinology at Salford Care Organisation and Honorary Clinical Chair at Manchester Academic Health Science Centre.

Biography

Akheel Syed is Consultant Physician in Diabetes & Endocrinology at Salford Care Organisation and Honorary Clinical Chair at Manchester Academic Health Science Centre.

He secured his primary medical qualification from St John's Medical College, following which he undertook core medical training in England leading to the diploma of Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom. He undertook higher specialist training in Diabetes & Endocrinology and General (Internal) Medicine in the Northern Deanery that led to the award of dual Certificate of Completion of specialist Training. During the course of his training he accepted a research assignment at Newcastle University to study the genetic and molecular basis of glucocorticoid sensitivity in obesity and the metabolic syndrome; this work led to the award of Doctor of Philosophy.

Qualifications

M.B.B.S., M.R.C.P., C.C.T. (Endocrinology), Ph.D., F.R.C.P. Edin

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External positions

Consultant Endocrinologist, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Education / academic qualifications

  • PhD, Newcastle University

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