Role: Group leader
Department: Public Health and Primary Care, Department of
School: Clinical Medicine
Organisation: University of Cambridge
Jonathan Mant is Professor of Primary Care Research and Head of the Primary Care Unit at the University of Cambridge. He leads the Cardiovascular Research Group.
Jonathan’s current research focuses on stroke prevention and treatment in primary care settings. He is currently chief investigator on one programme grant funded by NIHR on developing primary care stroke services, and is a co-investigator on two further NIHR programmes on optimising blood pressure control through self monitoring and through supporting medication adherence . He has a longstanding interest in screening for and treatment of atrial fibrillation.
Listen to Jonathan discuss his research on this Naked Scientists podcast, titled ‘How home blood pressure testing could reduce strokes’, recorded in 2018.