Population and Systems Medicine Board

Board membership from April 2023

  • Professor Brian Walker (Vice-Chair), Newcastle University
  • Professor Robert Semple (Vice-Chair), The University of Edinburgh
  • Professor Louise Wain (Deputy Chair), University of Leicester
  • Professor Stephen Allen, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
  • Professor Philip Atherton, University of Nottingham
  • Professor Sinead Brophy, Swansea University
  • Professor Mirela Delibegovic, University of Aberdeen
  • Professor Waljit Dhillo, Imperial College London
  • Professor William Dixon, The University of Manchester
  • Professor Andres Floto, University of Cambridge
  • Professor Tom Gaunt, University of Bristol
  • Professor David Grieve, Queen’s University Belfast
  • Professor Jonathan Grigg, Queen Mary University of London
  • Professor Rosalind John, Cardiff University
  • Professor Arthur Kaser, University of Cambridge
  • Professor Julie Lovegrove, University of Reading
  • Professor Derek Mann Newcastle University
  • Professor Dennis McGonagale, University of Leeds
  • Professor Sandosh Padmanabhan, University of Glasgow
  • Professor Siobhan Quenby, University of Warwick
  • Professor Eric Robinson, University of Liverpool
  • Dr Gemma Satterthwaite, Astrazeneca
  • Professor Ellie Tzima, University of Oxford

See the Population and Systems Medicine Board conflicts of interest register.

Find out more about the units and centres funded by this board.


For general pre-award policy and eligibility enquiries, go to the Research Funding Policy and Delivery team: rfpd@mrc.ukri.org

Board operation and peer review enquiries: psmb@mrc.ukri.org

For enquiries about scientific remit, see our science and contacts page for the most appropriate programme manager.

Dr Jessica Boname, Head of Programme, including operational oversight of the Population Systems Medicine Board: jessica.boname@mrc.ukri.org

Dr Joanna Robinson, Head of Theme, including strategic lead for Population and Systems Medicine: joanna.robinson@mrc.ukri.org

Last updated: 24 August 2023

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