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Professor Sylvia Richardson, Director, MRC Biostatistics Unit at the University of Cambridge

Professor Sylvia Richardson. Credit: MRC Biostatistics Unit

Queen's Birthday Honours 2019

10 Jun 2019

Congratulations to the following people closely connected with the MRC who have been recognised in the 2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours list:


Professor Mark Caulfield

Interim Chief Executive and Chief Scientist, Genomics England and Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, Queen Mary University of London. Professor Caulfield was a Principal Investigator on the MRC’s British Genetics of Hypertension (BRIGHT) study. For services to the 100,000 Genomes Project.

Professor Peter Donnelly

Chief Executive, Genomics plc and Professor of Statistical Science, University of Oxford. Former MRC Principal Investigator (University of Oxford Big Data Institute). For services to the Understanding of Human Genetics in Disease.

Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG)

Professor Charlotte Watts

Group Chief Scientific Adviser, Department for International Development; Member of the MRC’s Global Health Group. For services to Global Health and International Development.

Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)

Professor Graham Collingridge

Former MRC Centre Director (Synaptic Plasticity, Bristol). For services to Biomedical Sciences.

Professor Sylvia Richardson

Director, MRC Biostatistics Unit at the University of Cambridge. For services to Medical Statistics.

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

Professor Max Parmar

Professor of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology and Director, MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL. For services to Medical Research and Clinical Trials.

For further information on the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2019, please visit: GOV UK: Queen's Birthday Honour's List 2019.


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