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Professor Siobhan Quenby

Job Title
Professor of Obstetrics
Department
WMS - Cell and Development Biology
Phone
02476968657
Research Interests

My current research interests are translational research into, recurrent miscarriage, implantation, preterm and dysfunctional labour and obesity in pregnancy.

Biography

Siobhan Quenby is the Director of the Biomedical Research Unit in Reproductive Health, Professor of Obstetrics at the University of Warwick, and Honorary Consultant at University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire NHS trust. Siobhan has twenty years of experience in translational research into recurrent miscarriage and dysfunctional labour. She published over 75 original articles and numerous book chapters on this subject. She serves on several international and national committees; European Society for Human Reproduction and Endocrinology Early Pregnancy Special Interest Group, MHRA Expert Advisory Panel for women?s health, Scientific Advisory Committee of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), RCOG Preterm Labour Clinical Study Group, RCOG Early Pregnancy Clinical Study Group. She is currently an Associate Editor for BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth and has served as an Associate Editor for Human Reproduction. Her work has received considerable media interest, including from national newspapers, BBC radio and TV, ITV and Channel 4 news. She is also a media spokesperson for the RCOG.

Title Funder Award start Award end
Randomised controlled trial of doxycycline versus placebo in women presenting with chronic endometritis for the prevention of miscarriage National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Jun 2019 31 May 2023
Warwick BRU additional funding - linked to IDEATE 41344 University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 01 Apr 2016 31 Mar 2023
link 57980 BRU in reproductive health - NIHR CRF Fellow University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 01 Jan 2019 31 Oct 2022
Biomedical Research Unit NIHR CRF Fellow University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 01 Apr 2018 31 Aug 2021
Additional funding for Big Baby - Database development and transfer for D Bick. Link to 53633 National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Sep 2018 30 Jun 2021
NIHR HTA Induction of labour at 39 weeks for predicted macrosomia National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Jan 2018 30 Jun 2021
The National Tommy's Centre for Early Miscarriage Care and Research Tommy's funded Tommys (The Baby Charity) 01 Apr 2016 31 Mar 2021
The National Tommy's Centre for Early Miscarriage Care and Research UHCW-funding University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 01 Apr 2016 31 Mar 2021
MRC Biobank full proposal MRC 29 Sep 2017 28 Mar 2021
ALIFE2-EXTENSION National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 May 2018 29 Feb 2020
ALIFE2 Funding from UHCW on file of 54696 University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 16 Apr 2017 29 Feb 2020
MIFEMISO trial - 15/160 Medical management of miscarriage using mifepristone and misoprostol. National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Feb 2017 31 Jan 2020
Alife 2 additional funding from UHCW - redistribution of funds from the Netherlands University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 16 Apr 2018 15 Apr 2019
Reducing Neonatal deaths from Group B Streptococuus - Lily Mae Lily Mae Foundation 03 Nov 2016 02 Nov 2018
Identification of age-related and age-independent changes to meiotic chromosomes and their association with aneuploidyin human oocytes MRC 01 Dec 2014 31 Aug 2018
Anticoagulants to improve live birth in women with recurrent miscarriage and inherited thrombophilia: the ALIFE2 trial National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 May 2015 30 Apr 2018
Effectiveness of progesterone to prevent miscarriage in women with early pregnancy bleeding: A randomised placebo-controlled trial (PRISM Trial: PRogesterone In Spontaneous Miscarriage Trial) National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Oct 2014 30 Sep 2017
Request for funding for Improving Recruitment to High Risk Obstetric Trials - 2 years West Midlands (South) CLRN 01 Jul 2013 30 Jun 2015
Biomedical Research Unit in Reproductive Health - NIHR Research Capability FundingBRU RH National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Apr 2013 31 Mar 2014
Randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial of thyroxine treatment in women with thyroid antibodies: effects on pregnancy and neonatal outcomes. The TABLET (Thyroid AntiBodies and LEvoThyroxine) Trial National Institute for Health Research (DoH) 01 Mar 2010 28 Feb 2014
Predicting pregnancy problems arising from disordered implantation signaling (embryoscope) WPH Charitable Trust 01 May 2012 30 Apr 2013
Biomedical Research Unit FSF funding support University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 28 Nov 2012 31 Mar 2013
Chief Medical Officers Clinical Advisors Scheme The Health Foundation 05 Sep 2011 04 Sep 2012
Myometrial contractility and labour outcome in obese women Grace Research Fund 01 Aug 2010 31 Jul 2012

Biomedical Research Unit in Reproductive Health