Infections and Immunity Board

Membership from 1 April 2024

  • Professor Wendy Barclay (Chair), Imperial College London
  • Professor Alison Condliffe (Deputy Chair), The University of Sheffield
  • Professor Jonathan Ball, University of Nottingham
  • Professor Elaine Bignell, University of Exeter
  • Professor Clare Bryant, University of Cambridge
  • Dr Dinis Calado, The Francis Crick Institute
  • Professor George Christophides, Imperial College London
  • Professor Tania Dottorini, University of Nottingham
  • Professor Ariberto Fassati, University College London
  • Professor Nicholas Feasey, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Clinical Research Programme
  • Dr Maximiliano Gutierrez, The Francis Crick Institute
  • Professor Simon Jones, Cardiff University
  • Professor Aras Kadioglu, University of Liverpool
  • Professor Teresa Lambe, University of Oxford
  • Professor Sean Lim, University of Southampton
  • Professor Neil Mabbott, The University of Edinburgh
  • Professor Harish Nair, The University of Edinburgh
  • Professor Joanna Parish, University of Birmingham
  • Professor David Roper, The University of Warwick
  • Professor Rita Tewari, University of Nottingham
  • Dr David Tough, GlaxoSmithKline
  • Professor Irina Udalova, University of Oxford
  • Professor Lucy R Wedderburn, University College London
  • Professor Adrian Whitehouse, University of Leeds

See the Infections and Immunity Board conflicts of interest register.

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Last updated: 5 April 2024

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