Dr Stevenson is a Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist at the Royal Brompton Hospital, London and Reader in Metabolic Medicine at Imperial College London. He qualified in medicine at King’s College Hospital Medical School, London, in 1972 and undertook training in general medicine in London and Southampton. He completed his specialist training in Endocrinology and Metabolism at the Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London, where he developed a particular interest in calcium and bone metabolism, and their regulation by sex steroids. He subsequently extended his research and expertise into the effects of sex hormone deficiency and replacement both on the skeleton and on the cardiovascular system as Director of a Medical Research Institute in Imperial College London.
In 1993, he jointly established the first Female Heart Disease Clinic in the UK at the Royal Brompton Hospital.
He has presented his research extensively, with over 430 scientific publications including 11 textbooks, and lectures at scientific meetings and congresses throughout the world. He is an active member of several scientific societies, and has served on various committees and editorial boards. His current interests include the interrelation of cardiovascular disease risk factors and their modification by therapeutic means, as well as the effects of menopause on the heart and the skeleton.
Primary Medical Qualification
MB BS 1972 University of London
Specialist Register entry date
Endocrinology and diabetes mellitus From 12 Jan 1996