Council members

Honorary Officers 2017

Professor Sir Robert Lechler PMedSci (President) Vice-Principal (Health), King's College London, and Executive Director of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre 

Professor Paul Stewart FMedSci (Vice President) Dean of Medicine and Faculty Dean, Medicine and Health, University of Leeds

Professor Martin Humphries FMedSci (Vice President) Vice-President & Dean, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester 

Professor Philippa Saunders FMedSci (Registrar) Director of Postgraduate Research, Queen's Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh

Professor Anne Dell CBE FRS FMedSci (Treasurer) Professor of Carbohydrate Biochemistry, Imperial College London

Professor George Griffin FMedSci, (Foreign Secretary) Centre for Infection, St George's University of London


Ordinary members 2017

Professor Jonathan Ashmore FRS FMedSci, Bernard Katz Professor of Biophysics, University College London

Professor Ed Bullmore FMedSci, Professor of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge

Professor Sir Rory Collins FRS FMedSci, British Heart Foundation Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Oxford

Professor Annette Dolphin FRS FMedSci, Professor of Pharmacology, University College London

Professor Elizabeth Fisher FMedSci, Professor of Neurogenetics, University College London

Professor Jane Norman FMedSci, Professor, Vice Principal, Equality and Diversity, University of Edinburgh

Professor Sir Stephen O'Rahilly FRS FMedSci, Professor of Clinical Biochemistry and Medicine, University of Cambridge

Professor Sir Michael Owen FMedSci FLSW, Director, MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Cardiff University 

Sir Michael Rawlins FMedSci, Chairman, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

Dr Jim Smith FRS FMedSci, Director of Research, Francis Crick Institute

Professor Sir Doug Turnbull FMedSci, Professor of Neurology, Newcastle University


Co-opted members 2017

Dr Fiona Marshall FMedSci,  Chief Science Officer, Heptares Therapeutics

Professor Theresa Marteau FMedSci, Director, Behaviour and Health Research, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge

Professor Frances Platt FMedSci, Professor of Pharmacology, University of Oxford

Professor Christopher Pugh FMedSci, Professor of Renal Medicine, University of Oxford





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