Professor Ian Peake

Department of Infection, Immunity and Cardiovascular Disease

Emeritus Professor of Molecular Medicine
+44 7785 247 928

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Professor Ian Peake
Department of Infection, Immunity and Cardiovascular Disease
The Medical School
Beech Hill Road
S10 2RX

I joined the University in 1990 as the Sir Edward Mellanby Professor of Molecular Medicine and also hold an Honorary Consultant position with the Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. I have been Deputy Director of the Division of Genomic Medicine and Director of Research for Medicine.

I am currently focused on my research into inherited bleeding disorders in particular von Willebrands disease.

Research interests

My research interests are inherited disorders of Haemostasis and Thrombosis.

My current research interests focus on von Willebrands Disease. I was a co-applicant on an NIH funded PPG (the Zimmerman Project) with collaborators in Canada and USA. I also co-chaired the EU von Willebrands disease collaborative group which has projects continuing from the EU funded MCMDM-1VWD project which I directed.

Since 2011 I have been a coordinator of an International EU/Iran study of severe Von Willebrands Disease (3WINTERS IPS) sponsored by the a Medical research Charity in Milan Italy.


Journal articles

Conference proceedings papers

Teaching interests

I teach at the postgraduate level.

Professional activities

I was a partner of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Clinical Scientist, I was also Registration Assessor for HCPC and for the Association of Clinical Scientists.

I am a past President of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH Congress Birmingham 2003) and Chair of the ISTH Council (2006-2008). I am a past Council member of the British Society for Haemostasis and Thrombosis and the European Association for Haemophilia and Allied Disorders. I was also a member of the Education Committee of the European Haematology Association until 2012.