Mr Wayne Sheedy

Service Support Manager

Wayne Sheedy is currently Service Support Manager for Research Groups off Campus with responsibilities for procurement, finance, heath and safety, and recruitment.

Wayne previously worked at the University of Sheffield's Archaeology and Prehistory department for four years, before returning in 1990 to Medicine & Pharmacology at the University of Sheffield, where he developed a research background in Respiratory Medicine. Originally trained as a technician, he developed management skills and gained numerous promotions before moving to the University of Hull in 1996 as a Senior Technician/Manager in Respiratory Medicine.



He obtained an MPhil in 2000, looking at ANP and BNP in pulmonary circulation in health and disease. He has been in Hull for over 16 years, and is now the Manager of Centre for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research at HYMS. He obtained the NEBOSH Certificate in Health and Safety Management in 2016.


  • W Sheedy, S Haleen, A H Morice. Section of Respiratory Medicine, Academic Department of Medicine, University of Hull, Hull. The effect of the Eta receptor antagonist (CI-1020) in rats with established hypoxic pulmonary hypertension. Pulmonary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (1998) 11,173-176.

  • W Sheedy, A G Stewart, A H Morice. Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2JF. Plasma levels of Atrial natriuretic peptide and brain natriuretic peptide following intravenous saline infusion in oedematous chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and non-oedematous. chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Respiration 1996; 63/6,376-380.

  • W Sheedy, J S Thompson, A H Morice. Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2JF. A comparison of pathophysiological changes during hypobaric and normobaric hypoxia in rats. Respiration 1996; 63/4,217-222.

  • S Faruqi, R Thompson, C Wright, W Sheedy, A H Morice. Respiratory Medicine, University of Hull, Castle Hill Hospital, Castle Road Cottingham. Quantifying chronic cough: objective versus subjective measurements. Respirology (2011) 16(2) 314-320

  • M Aye, W Sheedy, R Harrison, J S Thompson, A H Morice and E A Masson. Academic Department of Medicine, University of Hull, Hull HU16 5JQ. Pulmonary vasodilation in the rat by insulin in vitro could indicate potential hazard for inhaled insulin. Diabetologia 2003; 46:1199-1202.

  • J S Thompson, W Sheedy, A H Morice. Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2JF. Effects of the neutral endopeptidase inhibitor, SCH 42495, on the cardiovascular remodeling secondary to chronic hypoxia in rats. Clin Sci (1994) 87, 109 - 114. 7.

  • J S Thompson, W Sheedy, A H Morice. Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S10 2JF. Neutral endopeptidase inhibition in rats with established pulmonary hypertension secondary to chronic hypoxia. British Journal of Pharmacology (1994) 113, 1121 - 1126.

  • Stewart A G, Sheedy W, Thompson J S, Morice A H. Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF. Effects of SCH 34826, a neutral endopeptidase inhibitor, on hypoxic pulmonary vascular  remodelling. Pulmonary Pharmacology (1992), 5 (2), 111 - 114.

  • T K Rogers, W Sheedy, J Waterhouse, P Howard, A H Morice. Experimental Medicine, F floor, Medical School, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S10 2JF. Haemodynamic effects of atrial natriuretic peptide in hypoxic chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Thorax (1994) 49 (3), 233 – 239.


Contact details
w.sheedy@hull.ac.uk
01482 624069

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