Pre-diabetes, Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Team

Academic Staff with an interest in Prediabetes & Obesity based Research

  • Professor Jeffrey Stephens, Professor of Medicine (Diabetes & Metabolism) & Honorary Consultant Physician, Swansea University
  • Professor Steve Luzio, Professor of Diabetes, Swansea University
  • Dr Aled Rees, Reader in Endocrinology, Cardiff University
  • Dr Sarah Prior, Senior Lecturer in Diabetes, Swansea University
  • Dr Richard Bracken, Associate Professor in Exercise Physiology, College of Engineering, Swansea University
  • Dr Laura Wilkinson, Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Swansea University
  • Dr Gareth Dunseath, Research Assistant, Swansea University
  • Dr Rebecca Thomas, Research Assistant, Swansea University
  • Dr Rachel Churm, Research Assistant, Swansea University


NHS Collaborators

  • Professor Jon Barry, Honorary Professor, Consultant Surgeon, ABM University Health Board
  • Mr Scott Caplin, Consultant Bariatric Surgeon, ABM University Health Board
  • Mrs Nia Jenkins, Bariatric Nurse Lead, ABM University Health Board
  • Dr Ben Gray, Public Health Wales



PhD Students

  • Tanisha Douglas



MD Student

  • Dr Thinzar Min
  • Dr Jenny Hayes
  • Dr Andrew Cunningham 


MSc Students

  • Dr David Williams
  • Mr Max Eckstein