UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Professor Terence Stephenson awarded a Knighthood

7 March 2018

Professor Terence Stephenson

Our Nuffield Professor of Child Health, Professor Terence Stephenson, was recognised in the New Year Honours list for his services to healthcare and children's health.

Terence is Nuffield Professor of Child Health at the UCL GOS Institute of Child Health and Honorary Consultant Paediatrician at UCL Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust & Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust. He is also Chair of the General Medical Council (GMC) and before that he was Chair of the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and President of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.

Professor Rosalind Smyth, Director of the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health said: "Terence has made an enormous contribution throughout his career to children’s health and also to the integrity of clinical care more widely in the medical profession. We are delighted that his contribution to healthcare and children’s health services has been recognised in this way."