Dr Catriona Waitt BSc (Hons), MBChB (Hons), MRCP, DTM&H, PhD

Reader in Clinical Pharmacology Pharmacology & Therapeutics


Personal Statement

I am a Reader in Clinical Pharmacology and hold a Part 2 Wellcome Clinical Research Career Development Fellowship, MILK: Maternal and Infant Lactation pharmacoKinetics. The focus of all my research is to provide evidence for the safe and effective use of medication in the populations who will require these drugs, to do this in the most ethical and efficient ways, and to build capacity to undertake such work in the regions where these diseases are prevalent.

Prizes or Honours

  • BPS Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Prize 2021 (British Pharmacological Society, 2021)
  • Research in 3 Prize (Academy of Medical Sciences, 2014)

Funded Fellowships

  • MILK: Maternal and Infant Lactation pharmacoKinetics (Wellcome Trust, Wellcome Trust, 2021 - 2026)
  • ATtaining EQUity of Access TO Research (At The EQUATOR) (Wellcome Trust, 2021 - present)
  • Wellcome Trust Clinical Postdoctoral Fellowship (Wellcome Trust, 2014 - 2020)
  • Starter Grant for Clinical Lecturers (Academy of Medical Sciences, 2012)
  • Wellcome Trust Training Fellowship in Clinical Tropical Medicine (Wellcome Trust, 2005)