The project team consists of one PhD student and a team of supervisors. Clinicians from Newcastle hospital are also involved with the project, providing valuable knowledge and guidance. 

Sarah Kane

  • PhD Student
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0191 28 25174
  • I'm a PhD Student based in the Clinical Measurement and Engineering unit of Newcastle Hospitals.


There is a team of four academic supervisors involved with this project. All four are Clinical Scientists and they provide a range of cllinical research and technical skills:

Dr Andrew Sims

  • Head of Clinical Measurement and Engineering Unit

Dr James Blake

  • Clinical Scientist

Dr Frank McArdle

  • Head of Clinical Measurement Services

Dr Philip Langley

  • Senior Lecturer
  • University of Hull

Clinical Team

This project is supported by clinical staff from Newcastle Hospitals:

Dr Jane Skinner

  • Consultant Cardiologist