Three UCL SLMS researchers named as Fellows of the Academy of Medical Sciences
9 May 2017
Three UCL SLMS researchers have been elected to the prestigious Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences.
The Fellows have been elected for their contribution to biomedical and health research, the generation of new knowledge in medical sciences and its translation into benefits to society.
Professor Sir Robert Lechler PMedSci, President of the Academy of Medical Sciences said:
“As we elect new Fellows each year, the Academy continues to grow as a unique and productive hub of the best minds in UK medical science. Our expanding and evolving Fellowship allows the Academy to play a vital role in tackling the major health challenges facing society today and in the future.”
The new fellows from UCL are:
- Professor Linda Greensmith, UCL Institute of Neurology
- Professor Steve Halligan, UCL Medicine
- Professor Susan Michie, UCL Psychology & Language Sciences
The new Fellows will be formally admitted to the Academy at a ceremony on 28 June 2017.