School of Life & Health Sciences Aston University Aston TriangleBirmingham B4 7ETUK
Cell and Tissue Biomedical Research
Aston Research Centre for Healthy Ageing(ARCHA)
Dr Bellary’s research interests include epidemiology of type 2 diabetes, diabetes and ethnicity and metabolic ageing. He was one of the main investigators of the UK Asian Diabetes Study (UKADS) and is the Chief investigator of Type 2 Diabetes in the Youth (T2DMY) study. He the Chief Investigator and UK lead for two major EU funded studies on frailty-Frail Tools and Frail clinic. He is also the principal investigator for a number of studies investigating new treatments for type 2 diabetes such as the LEADER, SUSTAIN, EXSCEL and CREDENCE trials.
He is the clinical lead for Diabetes –renal service at the Heart of England NHS Foundation trust and has a specific interest in community weight management. He was instrumental in developing a new model of integrated diabetes care –Solihull Integrated Diabetes care (SOLID). He is the Chair of Pan Birmingham Diabetes clinical network. In 2014 he was selected as one of the 12 National Diabetes Clinical Champions by the Diabetes UK and until recently was the Clinical Director for Diabetes and Endocrinology at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham.
Dr Bellary has published in various reputed international journals including the Lancet, Science, Diabetes Care, Diabetologia, DiabeticMedicine, Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology and has over 50 peer reviewed publications and chapters.