Dr Brian Shine
Brian qualified in Medicine from the University of Zimbabwe in 1974. He trained in Chemical Pathology at St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, where he did an MD on C-reactive protein. He holds an MSc in Applied Statistics and Operations Research from the University of London. He was a Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital, and consultant at Stoke Mandeville Hospital. Current appointments include Consultant Chemical Pathologist in the Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals, Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Research Associate in the Diabetes Trials Unit, Consultant to Diabetes Trials Unit laboratory, and Chair of Oxford Research Ethics Committee A. His clinical interests are in Endocrinology and Diabetes, particularly lipids, thyroid disease, polycystic ovaries disease, and neuroendocrine tumours. Research interests include modelling reference intervals and quality assurance.