Dr. Gillian Clare Lowe specialized in hematology

Dr. Gillian Clare Lowe

Consultant Haematologist, University Hospital Birmingham and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK.

Country United Kingdom
Speciality Hematology
Subspeciality Haemostasis and Thrombosis
Experience 2002 years
Languages English

Dr. Lowe is a Consultant Haematologist at University Hospital Birmingham NHS, UK. She obtained her PhD in inherited platelet disorders from the University of Birmingham, UK. She has an interest in clinical research and has several publications. She has participated in and organized several educational meetings.

Areas of expertise: Disorders of Haemostasis and Thrombosis, Non malignant haematology and Obstetric Haematology


Dr. Lowe got her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MB B Chir) from the University of Cambridge, UK in 2002. She trained in general medicine in Norfolk, Newcastle and Manchester and passed MRCP (UK) in July 2006. In November 2006, she became a Specialist Registrar in Haematology at West Midlands Deanery, UK. During her Specialist Registrar training she completed a PhD in inherited platelet disorders. She has been a consultant at University Hospitals, Birmingham since 2015 and specializes in disorders of haemostasis and thrombosis.​ ​ She has ongoing involvement with the Birmingham Platelet Group and is a trustee of the Platelet Society and on the Executive Committee of the UK ITP Forum. She is also the regional Haematology NIHR lead for the West Midlands Local Clinical Research Network (LCRN). ​ She has an interest in clinical research, and has several publications in the medical field and has built a research team in her workplace. She has organized several educational meetings, including events targeted specifically at patients and their families, and those for doctors in training.

Experiences and Positions

2015 - Today

Consultant Haematologist
University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, UK

2010 - 2013

Clinical Research Fellow
University of Birmingham, UK

Degrees and Certifications

PhD (in inherited platelet disorders)
University of Birmingham

Associate of the Academy of Higher Education
University of Birmingham

Fellowship Examination
Royal College of Pathologists, UK

Royal College of Physicians, UK
Royal College of Physicians, UK

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MB B Chir)
Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge


Member of:

  • Birmingham Platelet Group
  • Trustee of the Platelet Society
  • Executive Committee of the UK ITP Forum
  • NIHR Haematology Specialty Group Co-Lead for the West Midlands Local Comprehensive Research Network

Markers of esteem

  • Grant from Biomarin Pharmaceuticals Inc (2019)
  • Clinical Excellence Award (2019)
  • British Society for Haematology / National Institute of Health Research “Researcher of the Year”award (2018)
  • BHF PhD Studentship (2015)
  • Grant Award (British Heart Foundation Project Grant) (2013)
  • Royal College of Pathologists Furness Prize for Science Communication (2012)
  • Recipient of Wellcome Trust Combined Clinical Training Fellowship, University of Birmingham (2010)


  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24618131/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24612435/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24479992/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24408324/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24452735/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24100448/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/23809206/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/23636351/
  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/23516995/

Other experts in the same speciality

Dr. Maged Gharib  specialized in hematology

Dr. Maged Gharib

Consultant in Haematology at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, University of Liverpool, UK.

More about the expert