Melanie Madhani
Dr Melanie Madhani graduated from the University of Wales College Of Medicine in 1998 with a BSc (Hons) in Pharmacology. She obtained a PhD in Cardiovascular Sciences from the Ivy League School, Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, USA and University of Wales in 2002. She then joined University College London (UCL) as a post-doctoral research fellow, to work under Dr. Adrian Hobbs. Here, she investigated the role of cGMP in cardiovascular diseases. During her time at UCL, she was awarded a UCL Bogue Fellowship to work with Nobel Laureate Dr Louis Ignarro, University of California, Los Angeles, USA. In 2005, she joined Dr. Philip Eaton's research group at The Rayne Institute, King's College London, where she broadened her experience in cardiac physiology in order to complement her vascular knowledge and skills into cGMP regulation during myocardial ischaemia reperfusion injury. In 2009, Dr. Madhani was appointed as a Lecturer in Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Birmingham. Melanie is currently an associate editor for Pharmacology and Therapeutics.