Dr Alina Beltechi
Profiles

Dr Alina Beltechi

Lecturer in Pharmacology

Peninsula Medical School (Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry)

Role

Lead in Pharmacology; Year 1 Heath and Wellbeing Case Unit Block Lead; Year 2 Life Sciences and Resource Centre (LSRC) Coordinator; Year 3 Biomedical Sciences in Foundation Weeks Coordinator.

Qualifications

Alina Beltechi is Lecturer in Pharmacology at Peninsula School of Medicine. She is a qualified medical doctor, with a PhD in Pharmacology and trained in medical imagining and clinical pharmacology before turning to scientific research in pharmacology. Alina spent nine years in Oxford as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow, studying neurotransmitter release and cholinergic receptors. Since graduation, she has taught various aspects of pharmacology to medical students and pharmacists at Reading, Oxford and abroad. Alina is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.