Professor of Diabetic Medicine
Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
Professor Petrie graduated from Edinburgh University medical school in 1989. His early clinical training was in Glasgow followed by a PhD on insulin sensitivity and endothelial function (1997) and further clinical and postdoctoral training at the University of Glasgow. He was Reader in Diabetic Medicine at the University of Dundee from 2003 where he led the initiation and successful establishment of the Scottish Diabetes Research Network (SDRN). He returned to Glasgow in 2010 to a chair in Diabetic Medicine.