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Fellows recognised in the New Year Honours 2023

Congratulations to Academy Fellows recognised in the 2023 New Year Honours list.

We are happy to see that the hard work of many of our Fellows has been recognised in New Year Honours 2023, which celebrates individuals who have made achievements in public life or committed themselves to serving and helping the UK.

The full list of Academy Fellows recognised this year is:

Order of the Companions of Honour:
Professor Sir Michael Marmot FBA FMedSci
Professor of Epidemiology and Director, Institute of Health Equity, University College London
For services to public health

Knight Bachelor:
Professor Peter Mathieson FRSE FMedSci
Principal and Vice Chancellor, University of Edinburgh
For services to higher education

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire:
Professor V Krishna Kumar Chatterjee FRS FMedSci
Professor of Endocrinology, University of Cambridge
For services to people with endocrine disorders

Professor Christopher Day FMedSci
Vice Chancellor, Newcastle University
For services to health research and treatment

Professor Janet Lord FMedSci
Professor of Immune Cell Biology; Director of MRC-Versus Arthritis Centre for Musculoskeletal Ageing Research, University of Birmingham
For services to older people

Professor Robert Plomin FMedSci
Professor of Behavioural Genetics, King’s College London
For services to scientific research

Officers of the Order of the British Empire:
Professor Peter Ghazal FMedSci
Professor of Molecular Genetics and Biomedicine, Cardiff University
For services to systems immunology

Dr Richard Horton FMedSci
Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet
For services to health and medical journalism

Dr Harren Jhoti FRS FMedSci

President and Chief Executive, Astex Pharmaceuticals
For services to cancer research and to drug discovery

Professor Graeme Milligan FRSE FMedSci

Professor of Molecular Pharmacology and Gardiner Professor of Biochemistry, University of Glasgow
For services to biomedical research and to industry

Member of the Order of the British Empire:
Professor Marian Knight FMedSci
Professor of Maternal and Child Population Health, University of Oxford
For services to maternal and public health

Further information and the full list of honours is available on the Government's New Year Honours webpage.

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