Biography

DPhil Supervision

I am a Professor of Primary Care. My research interests include cardiovascular disease and its prevention, particularly the management of hypertension in primary care. I currently lead programmes of research around self-monitoring of blood pressure in both hypertension and pregnancy and welcome students wishing to base projects in these areas.

Richard McManus

MA PhD FRCGP

Professor of Primary Care

  • General Practitioner
  • Fellow of Green Templeton College
Research Summary

My research interests lie mainly in the prevention of cardiovascular disease with particular emphasis on blood pressure measurement and the management of hypertension in primary care.

I hold an NIHR Professorship and lead a programme of research around self-monitoring of blood pressure in hypertension and pregnancy.

I supervise PhD/DPhil students undertaking projects in hypertension and blood pressure monitoring in pregnancy.

I chair the Blood Pressure Monitoring Working Party of the British Hypertension Society. I am Guardian of the RCGP Cardiovascular Curriculum and provide expert advice to NICE (member of recent Hypertension Guideline Development Group), Department of Health and the European Society of Cardiology.

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