Professor Jonathan Gleadle

Professor of Medicine

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre Building (6A:148)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia
Jonathan Gleadle is a Consultant Nephrologist at Flinders Medical Centre and Professor of Medicine at Flinders University and is continuing to pursue his activities in clinical medicine, teaching and research.  For the preceeding five years he was the University Lecturer in Nephrology and General Medicine at Oxford University.  He is currently heading an independent Research Group at Flinders focusing on the regulation of gene expression and microRNAs by oxygen and its implications for renal disease and renal cancer.  His research interests have focussed on the sensing of oxygen by cells; a topic with broad relevance to the understanding of cellular physiology, ischaemic disease and cancer.
BM BCh, MA (Oxon), DPhil (Oxon), FRCP(UK), FRACP
Teaching interests
Renal Medicine
History and Examination
Author of 'History and Examination at a Glance'
Author renal chapters 'Medicine at a Glance'
Author ' Preparation for the FRACP; Questions and Answers'
Supervisory interests
Renal failure
Renal transplantation
Responses to hypoxia
Higher degree by research supervision
Principal supervisor: Renal failure following cardiac surgery (1)
Associate supervisor: Diabetes and Renal Failure (1)
Principal supervisor: Hypoxia and MicroRNAs (1)
Associate supervisor: Cardiac MRI and renal disease (1)
Expert for media contact
Kidney disease
Responses to hypoxia
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Media expertise
  • Cancer
  • Kidney disease
  • Responses to hypoxia
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