Chair, EHC Medical Advisory Group and Haematologist (UK)

Mike Makris

Biography

Mike is Director of the Sheffield Haemophilia and Thrombosis Centre, Sheffield, UK. He trained in Medicine and Haematology at the Universities of Oxford, London and Sheffield in the UK. He is Professor of Haemostasis and Thrombosis at the University of Sheffield and since 1994 he has been an honorary consultant haematologist at The Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust in Sheffield.

Mike’s research interests include the monitoring of adverse events in haemophilia, hepatitis C in haemophilia, thrombin generation assays in bleeding and thrombotic disorders, and the genetics of inherited platelet disorders. Mike is former co-editor of the journal Haemophilia and is on the Editorial Board of the journals British Journal of Haematology, Blood Transfusion and the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. In addition to chairing the EHC Medical Advisory Group (MAG), Mike is vice president of the European Association for Haemophilia and Allied Disorders (EAHAD).