Professor Steve Bain
Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board
Assistant Medical Director for Research and Development and Clinical Lead for the Diabetes Research Unit Cymru
Professor Bain is the Diabetes Lead Clinician for the ABM University Health Board and a member of the Wales Diabetes & Endocrine Society (WEDS) executive committee. He chairs the Joint Clinical Research Facility in Swansea and was Clinical Director of the Academic Health Science Collaboration (AHSC) in Wales until September 2015.
Throughout his career, he has been granted a Medical Research Council Lectureship, and has held positions of a Senior Lecturer/Honorary Consultant Physician, a Reader in Diabetic Medicine, a Royal College of Physicians Fellow, and Chair in Medicine (Diabetes). His clinical interests include the genetics of diabetic nephropathy, new therapies for diabetes and the provision of diabetes services within the community. He has been Principal Investigator for several multi-centre trials investigating novel therapies for diabetes.