Professor Naveed Sattar has published widely in cardiovascular and diabetes clinical research including work on obesity and related complications. He also has expertise in addressing cardiovascular risk in rheumatoid arthritis. Naveed studied for his MBChB and PhD at the University of Glasgow. After various positions at hospitals in Carluke, Angus, Edinburgh and Glasgow he returned to the University of Glasgow and has remained there since. He has published over 300 papers and has received national and international research awards.