Professor Iain Whitaker
Clinical Chair in Burns & Plastic Surgery
Medicine
Telephone: (01792) 606311
Room: Office - 509
Fifth Floor
Institute of Life Science 2
Singleton Campus

Areas of Expertise

  • Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Burns Surgery

Publications

  1. & How to decide which patient-reported outcome measure to use? A practical guide for plastic surgeons. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
  2. & Biodurability of poly implant proth├Ęse (PIP) breast implants: a prospective analysis of 1028 prostheses in 514 patients.. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
  3. & Tissue-Engineered Solutions in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Principles and Practice. 4
  4. & Anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) and breast implants: Breaking down the evidence. Mutation Research/Reviews in Mutation Research 762, 123-132.
  5. & Adipogenic differentiation of adipose-derived stem cells in 3-dimensional spheroid cultures (microtissue): Implications for the reconstructive surgeon. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery 67(12), 1726-1734.

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Supervision

  • Examining the Interaction between Adipose Derived Stem Cells (ADSC) and MCF-7 breast cancer in the breast microenvironment: a pilot study (current)

    Student name:
    MPhil
    Other supervisor: Prof Iain Whitaker
    Other supervisor: Prof Shareen Doak
  • 'The effect of growth factor supplements on in-vitro cartilage pellet formation for tissue engineering purposes' (current)

    Student name:
    MSc
    Other supervisor: Dr Christopher Wright
    Other supervisor: Prof Iain Whitaker
  • Patient reported outcome measures for post facial skin cancer reconstruction (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Prof Shareen Doak
    Other supervisor: Prof Iain Whitaker
    Other supervisor: Prof Hayley Hutchings
  • Three Dimensional Printing Material in Bio-medical Application for Bone Regeneration (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Prof Iain Whitaker
    Other supervisor: Dr Davide Deganello
    Other supervisor: Dr Zhidao Xia
  • Combining regenerative medicine strategies to tissue engineer cartilage for facial reconstruction (current)

    Student name:
    PhD
    Other supervisor: Prof Catherine Thornton
    Other supervisor: Prof Iain Whitaker
  • An investigation on the ability of fractal dimension and gel point to act as biomarkers of clot microstructure and haemostasis in burns - a pilot study (current)

    Student name:
    MD
    Other supervisor: Prof Iain Whitaker
    Other supervisor: Prof Adrian Evans

Career History

Start Date End Date Position Held Location
2012 2012 Locum Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon Cambridge University Hospitals NHS trust
2012 2012 EURAPS Young Plastic Surgeon Scholar HEGP, Paris, France
2011 2012 Rowan Nick's Scholar Melbourne University and the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia