Staff profile

Dr Vadivel Parthsarathy

Lecturer in Biomedical science

Dr Vadivel Parthsarathy


Biology and Zoology


College of Life and Natural Sciences


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus



Lecturer in Biomedical sciences

Teaching responsibilities

Foundation: Research methods in Human Biology

Chemistry of life, Concepts of Human Health and Wellbeing, Genetics

Biomedical Professional practice, The Cell, Human Physiology and Disease

Cell Signalling in Health and Disease, Bio innovation

Research interests

1) Diabetes and neuro-cognition

2) Neurodegenerative disorders

3) Drug development

Membership of professional bodies

Member of the IBMS 

Member (Diabetes UK),

Member of Irish Endocrine Society


Post Graduate Certificate in Higher education Practice (2016)

PhD. in Biomedical Sciences (2013)

MSc Biotechnology (2009)

BSc Medical Laboratory Technology (2001)

Recent conferences

Experience in industry

None at present

International experience

None at present

Recent publications