• Queen Mary University of London
  • Barts Health NHS

The First 46

Here are some of the first 46 volunteers for East London Genes & Health.

Click their pictures to find out why they volunteered to take part in the study.

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Councillor Ahsan Khan Councillor Ahsan Khan It is not fair that people in East London die...
Dr Osman Bhatti It's amazing that this leading project in...
Dr Naheed Rana I am thrilled to be part of the pioneering East...
Barrister Islam Khan I participated in the East London Genes &...
Mr Zoinul Abidin I am taking part to make a difference, I want to...
Mr Niaz Islam The genomic revolution is important to understand...
Councillor Saima Mahmud I implore you to please sign up to be a volunteer...
Ms Ameerah Khan As a member of Centre of the Cell and Paediatrics...
Dr Rashid Akhtar I support the research in Genes & Health...
Mr Kolil Miah Get closer to yourself and make a difference to...
Mrs Rahila Ramzan I took part in the study as it will help in...
Dr Runa Ali This is a fantastic opportunity for us to...
Dr Shahid Dadabhoy As a NHS Family Doctor whom lives and works in...
Mr M. Haroon Khan I took part to encourage our community to come...
Dr Julie N Reza As a British-Bangladeshi scientist with a...
Mr Ayaz Khan ...
Councillor Liaquat Ali MBE JP I am happy to take part in East London Genes...
Mr Rao Muhammad Aslam Pakistani and Bangladeshi people have lots of...
Mr Zahir Chowdhury East London Genes & Health is an unique...
Ms Naheed Malik My reason for getting involved with the genes and...
Mrs Jahanara Ali ...
Mr Salman Alam ...
Mrs Bushra Nasir CBE ...
Mrs Sahdia Warraich I am keen to support this research as it will...
Mrs Lubna Aslam I think it’s a very important study because my...
Dr Naheed Khan-Lodhi As a GP working with a high proportion of South...
Mr Shafi Ahmed This is a wonderful project for QMUL and the...
Dr Tahseen Chowdhury As a British-Bangladeshi, I am aware of the high...
Dr Anwar Khan Dr Anwar Khan I took part in the genome project because of its...
Mr Khasruz Zaman Mr Khasruz Zaman I took part because it is important to know as a...
Mrs Farida Malik I am very proud and excited to take part in this...
Mr Kamrul Islam I took part because genetic research is important...
Mrs Ruhun Chowdhury The issues faced by the Asian community must be...
Dr Sharmin Shajahan I am delighted to be one of the first 46...
Mr Dilowar Khan ...
Dr Shaukat Khan I am very happy to take part in this project as I...