Deceased Fellows

The Academy records with regret the death of the following Fellows:

2017

Professor Geoffrey Raisman FRS FMedSci elected in 1999 deceased January 2017, Chair of Neural Regeneration, University College London

Professor Crispian Scully CBE FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased March 2017, Emeritus Professor, University College London

Professor Peter Wells FMedSci elected in 2005 deceased April 2017,  Distinguished Research Professor, Cardiff University

Lord Ernest Soulsby of Swaffham Prior elected in 1998 deceased May 2018, Life Peer, House of Lords

Professor Patrick Johnston FMedSci elected in 2012 deceased June 2017, President and Vice Chancellor, Queen's University Belfast

Professor Osmund Reynolds CBE FRS FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased May 2017, Emeritus Professor of Neonatal Paediatrics, University College London

Professor Dame Margaret Turner-Warwick DBE FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased August 2017, Former President, Royal College of Physicians

Professor Tessa Holyoake FMedSci elected in 2013 deceased August 2017, Professor of Experimental Haematology, University of Glasgow 

 

2016

Professor Frank Hubert Woods CBE FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased January 2016, Dean of the Medical School, University of Sheffield

Lord John Walton of Detchant FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased April 2016, Crossbench Independent Life Peer, House of Lords

Professor Keith Vickerman FRS FRSE FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased June 2016, Emeritus Regius Professor of Zoology, University of Glasgow

Professor Harrison Spencer FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased August 2016, President and CEO, Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health, Washington USA

Dr Gordon Grieve Peters FMedSci elected in 2000, deceased September 2016, Retired, London Research Institute

Professor Sir Patrick Sissons FMedSci elected in 1998, deceased September 2016, Emeritus Regius Professor of Physic, University of Cambridge

Professor Alan Cuthbert FRS FMedSci elected in 1998, deceased August 2016, Emeritus Professor of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge

Sir Ralph Kohn FRS FMedSci elected Honorary Fellow in 2003, deceased November 2016, Chairman The Kohn Foundation

Professor Annette Karmiloff-Smith CBE FBA FMedSci elected in 1999, deceased December 2016, Professorial Research Fellow, Birkbeck University of London

 

2015

Professor Barry Furr OBE FMedSci elected in 2002 deceased February 2015, Consultant, AstraZeneca

Professor Richard Perham FRS FMedSci elected in 2005 deceased February 2015, Emeritus Professor of Structural Biochemistry, University of Cambridge 

Dr Alan Hall FMedSci elected in 2004 deceased May 2015, Chair, Cell Biology Program, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Professor Christopher Marshall FRS FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased August 2015, Chairman, Section of Cell and Molecular Biology, The Institue of Cancer Research

Professor Adrian Grant FRSE FMedSci elected in 2011 deceased August 2015, Emeritus Professor of Health Services Research, University of Aberdeen

Professor Jane Wardle FBA FMedSci elected in 2012 deceased October 2015, Professor of Clinical Psychology, University College London

Professor Lisa Jardine CBE FRS FMedSci elected Honorary Fellow 2014 deceased October 2015, Professor of Renaissance Studies, University College London

 

2014

Professor Andrew Burroughs FMedSci elected in 2010 deceased March 2014, Vice President and Professor of Hepatology, University College London

Professor Michael Langman FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased April 2014, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University of Birmingham

Dame Julia Polak DBE FMedSci elected in 1999 deceased August 2014, Emeritus Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London

Professor Robert Cohen CBE FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased October 2014, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University of London

Sir Christopher France GCB FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased October 2014, former permanent secretary, Department of Health

Sir Henry Harris FRS FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased October 2014, Regius Professor of Medicine, University of Oxford

 

2013

Professor Brigitte Askonas FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased January 2013, Visiting Professor, Leucocyte Biology, Imperial College London

Sir Kenneth Murray FRS FRSE FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased April 2013, Former BIOGEN Professor of Molecular Biology, University of Edinburgh

Professor David Barker FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased in August 2013, Professor of Clinical Epidemiology MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton General Hospital

Professor Michael Neuberger FRS FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased in October 2013, Deputy Director and Joint Head of the Division of Protein and Nucleic Acid Chemistry MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge

Dr Frederick Sanger OBE FRS FMedSci elected Honorary Fellow in 1999 deceased in November 2013, Twice Nobel Prize winning Biochemist, Cambridge

Professor John Goldman FMedSci elected 1999 deceased December 2013, Emeritus Professor of Haematology, Imperial College London

 

2012

Professor Alan Cowey FRS FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased December 2012, Emeritus Professor of Physiological Psychology, University of Oxford

Professor Guy Dodson FRS FMedSci elected in 2002, deceased 24 December 2012, Emeritus Professor of Chemistry, University of York

Professor Griffith Edwards CBE FMedSci elected in 1999 deceased September 2012, Emeritus Professor of Addiction Behaviour, University of London

Sir Christopher Booth FMedSci elected Honorary Fellow 2002 deceased July 2012

Sir Alexander Macara FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased June 2012
Telegraph obituary 28 June 2012

Sir Andrew Huxley OM FRS HonFReng HonFRSE FMedSci elected Honorary Fellow 1999 deceased May 2012 

Professor Terry Hamblin FMedSci elected in 2002 deceased January 2012

 

2011

Professor Jonathan Driver FBA FMedSci elected in 2005 deceased November 2011

Professor Peter Richards FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased April 2011

Professor Dame Barbara Clayton CBE DBE FMedSci elected in 2000 deceased January 2011

 

2010

Sir James Whyte Black OM FRS FMedSci elected Honorary Fellow in 1999 deceased March 2010

 

2009

Professor Yvonne Carter OBE FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased October 2009
View Guardian Obituary of Professor Yvonne Carter

Professor Sheila Rodwell CBE FMedSci elected in 2001 deceased June 2009

Professor Philip Poole-Wilson FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased March 2009

 

2008

Professor Iain MacIntyre FRS FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased September 2008

Professor Michael Emmerson OBE FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased May 2008

 

2007

Professor Brian Worthington FRS FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased December 2007

Professor Peter Lipton FMedSci elected in 2006 deceased November 2007

Professor John Newsom Davis CBE FRS FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased September 2007

Dame Anne McLaren DBE FRS FMedSci elected in 1998 deceased July 2007

Professor Roland Jacob Levinsky FMedSci elected 1998 deceased January 2007

 

2006

Sir Richard Bayliss FMedSci elected 1998 deceased April 2006

Dr Philip D’Arcy Hart CBE FMedSci elected Honorary Fellow1999 deceased July 2006
View biography by Tilly Tansey FMedSci

Sir Philip Randle FRS FMedSci elected 1998 deceased September 2006

Sir Martin Roth FRS FMedSci elected 2001 deceased September 2006

Professor Ian Mcdonald FMedSci elected 1999 deceased December 2006

 

2005

 

Sir Richard Doll OBE CH FRS FMedSci elected 1998 deceased July 2005

Sir Joseph Rotblat CBE FRS HonFRSE FMedSci elected Honorary Fellow 2000 deceased August 2005

Professor Nicholas Hales FRS FMedSci elected 1998 deceased September 2005

Professor Sir Richard Southwood DL FRS FMedSci elected 1998 deceased October 2005

Professor Barklie Clements FRSE FMedSci elected 2004 deceased November 2005 

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