Michael Makris is Director of the Sheffield Haemophilia and Thrombosis Centre, Sheffield, UK. He trained in Medicine and Haematology at the Universities of Oxford, London and Sheffield in the UK. He is Professor of Haemostasis and Thrombosis at the University of Sheffield and since 1994 he has been an honorary consultant haematologist at The Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust in Sheffield, UK.
Professor Makris’s research interests include the monitoring of adverse events in haemophilia, hepatitis C in haemophilia, thrombin generation assays in bleeding and thrombotic disorders and the genetics of inherited platelet disorders. He was one of two editors of the journal Haemophilia and is on the Editorial Board of the journals British Journal of Haematology, Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis and Blood Transfusion.