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Matthew Griffiths

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

School of Science & Technology

Staff Group(s)
Bioscience

Role

Matthew Griffiths is the pathway lead for BSc (Hons) Biological Science (Biomedical Science). He is also module lead for the undergraduate Histopathology module, the postgraduate Cellular Pathology, Cytology, Cancer & Heart Disease modules, and the MSc Biomedical Science research projects.

Career overview

Matthew has come from clinical practice in the NHS where he worked as an Expert Biomedical Scientist, specialising in the histological dissection of organs. Liaising closely with his medical colleagues, Matthew and his colleagues worked to deliver the optimum diagnosis and treatment for patients.

Research areas

Matthew has just completed a professional doctorate in Biomedical Science. His research was in to the standards of dialogistic practice in histopathological dissection, and how to conduct quality assurance on this process and address any areas of variance.

External activity

Matthew is a member of the Scientific Advisory Panel to the Institute of Biomedical Science, the Editorial Board for The Biomedical Scientist and is an IBMS Degree Accreditation Assessor.

Publications

Use of key performance indicators in histological dissection
Authors: Matthew Griffiths and Rachel Gillibrand