Professor Sandosh Padmanabhan’s research combines epidemiology and randomised clinical trials incorporating high-throughput genomics and metabolomics in the dissection of cardiovascular traits and drug response. His work on pharmacogenetic genome wide linkage analysis led to a BHF Intermediate Fellowship (2006-2009). This was followed by BHF visiting fellowship to the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT (2010-2011). His research is funded by the British Heart Foundation and the Medical Research Council. He is the director of the Stratified Medicine and Pharmacological Innovation MSc course. He is a member of the Generation Scotland executive and serves on the editorial board of Hypertension.