Dr Tim Witney
Wellcome Trust/Royal Society Sir Henry Dale Fellow,
UCL Excellence Fellow,
Head, Molecular Imaging @CABI
Office: +44 20 8383 5837
2015 - Present
Sir Henry Dale Fellow, University College London.
University College London Excellence Fellow.
Head, Molecular Imaging at UCL's Centre for Advanced Biomedical Imaging.
2013 - 2015
Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Gambhir Lab, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS), Stanford University, USA.
2010 - 2013
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Comprehensive Cancer Imaging Centre, Imperial College London, UK.
2006 - 2010
PhD CASE Studentship, Brindle Group, University of Cambridge, UK.
Current research grants
2015 - 2020
Wellcome Trust/Royal Society Sir Henry Dale Fellowship, "Detecting Tumour Resistance with Positron Emission Tomography".
2015 - 2018
UCL Excellence Fellowship, "Cancer Detection and Assessment of Treatment Resistance with Positron Emission Tomography".
2015 - 2016
Cancer Research UK - UCL Centre Development Fund, "Detecting Tumour Resistance with Positron Emission Tomography".
Honours and awards
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging’s Alavi-Mandell Publication Award 2015
In recognition of outstanding contributions to the field from young scientists who have published (as first authors) original articles in The Journal of Nuclear Medicine.
Young Investigator Award finalist, European Molecular Imaging Meeting 2015
"Imaging tumor glycolysis downstream of hexokinase through noninvasive measurement of pyruvate kinase M2".
Medicinal Chemistry Communications top journal article of the year, 2013
L. Carroll, T.H. Witney & E.O. Aboagye (2013). Design and synthesis of novel 18F-radiolabelled glucosamine derivatives for cancer imaging. Med Chem Commun 4, pp.653-656.
Publication list available here.