Philip Newsome


Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Dr Newsome is interested in supervising doctoral research in the following areas:

Contribution of adult stem cells to liver injury and repair
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease; ranging from laboratory to clinical studies


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Research interests

Philip Newsome is Professor of Experimental Hepatology and Director of the Centre for Liver and GI Research. He is Deputy Director of the NIHR Birmingham Biomedical Research Centre.

He is Director of the Midlands & Wales Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre.

He is currently Secretary General of the European Association for the Study of the Liver and the Hepatology Vice-President of the British Society of Gastroenterology

Philip has published over 150 major research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of stem cell biology, NAFLD and liver disease. He has received major grants from NIHR, European Union, Wellcome Trust, UKSCF, BBSRC and the Medical Research Council.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education


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