Dr Channa Jayasena is Clinical Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London, and a Consultant Reproductive Endocrinologist at Hammersmith Queen Charlotte’s and St. Mary’s Hospitals in London. Dr Jayasena qualified in medicine at Cambridge University, after which he undertook specialist training in Diabetes & Endocrinology in London. Having been awarded a Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Training Fellowship and NIHR Clinical Lectureship, he conducted first-to-human studies at Imperial College investigating the clinical effects of novel hypothalamic neuropeptides such as kisspeptin on the human reproductive axis.
Dr Jayasena is Clinical Lead for Andrology at Hammersmith Hospital, which offers state-of-the-art management for male infertility including gonadotrophin therapy, seminal reactive oxygen species (ROS) measurement, microsurgical testicular sperm extraction (mTESE) and testicular mapping. Dr Jayasena also has expertise treating women with reproductive hormonal disorders including polycystic ovarian syndrome, hypothalamic amenorrhoea and other forms of hypogonadism.