Dr Alina Beltechi

Dr Alina Beltechi

Lecturer in Pharmacology (Education)

Peninsula Medical School (Faculty of Health)

Lead in Pharmacology; Year 1.4 Case Unit Block Lead; Year 2 Life Sciences and Resource Centre (LSRC) Coordinator; Formative Assessment Lead; Y1&2 Senior Academic Tutor (SAT).


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 Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.