James Ware graduated from the University of Cambridge in 2000, and pursued general medical training in Cambridge, London and Geneva, followed by training in Cardiology in London. After a PhD at the MRC Clinical Sciences Centre at Imperial College London, funded by a Fellowship from the Wellcome Trust, he was appointed an NIHR Clinical Lecturer, and undertook post-doctoral research at the MRC CSC, Imperial College, Harvard Medical School, and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. In 2015 he was awarded a Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellowship in 2015 and returned from Boston to start his own research group.
Dr. Ware is a Clinical Senior Lecturer in Genomic Medicine at Imperial College London and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals. His research group spans the National Heart & Lung Institute, the Royal Brompton Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, and the MRC Clinical Sciences Centre, while his clinical work focuses on the management of patients with inherited cardiac conditions, and is based primarily at Royal Brompton Hospital.
James’ overarching research aims are to understand the impact of genetic variation on the heart and circulation, and to use genome information to improve patient care. Further information on his research programe is available here.
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