Dr Mani Naghibi gained his medical degree at Guy’s Kings and St Thomas’ School of Medicine in London, where he also undertook a second, intercalated, degree in Anatomy and Physiology. While at University he carried out research in the topic of drug delivery to the brain. After university he completed his medical training in the London and Wessex deaneries, specialising in Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine.
Dr Mani Naghibi undertook his sub-speciality training and research at University Hospital Southampton (UHS), supported by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre for Nutrition. His Medical Doctorate (MD) thesis was based on the use of artificial nutrition for patients with nutrition failure in the context of cancer.
Dr Mani Naghibi was awarded the Shire Prize in innovation in Gastroenterology in 2014 for designing and implementing a web-based patient management system for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, which allows patients to take greater control of their health and medical treatments.
Before commencing his Consultant post at St Mark’s Hospital, Dr Mani Naghibi was the Specialist Registrar trainee representative for the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) Small Bowel and Nutrition committee, as well as the British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (BAPEN). He is currently a committee member for the British Artificial Nutrition Survey (BANS).
Dr Mani Naghibi is the lead for upper gastrointestinal cancer at St Mark’s and Northwick park.