UCL Division of Medicine


Congratulations to Professor Sam Janes and Professor Hugh Montgomery

12 May 2022

Congratulations to Professor Sam Janes (Respiratory Medicine) and Professor Hugh Montgomery (Experimental and Translational Medicine), who have been elected as Academy of Medical Sciences Fellows

AMS Fellows Montage

Professor Sam Janes (UCL Medicine)

Professor Janes specialises in respiratory medicine and leads UCL Respiratory, also working in UCLH’s lung cancer team as Consultant in Respiratory Medicine. He is interested in lung cancer pathogenesis and runs several clinical trials aiming to detected lung cancer earlier, including the largest-ever UK lung cancer screening study.

Professor Hugh Montgomery (UCL Medicine)

Professor Montgomery, OBE, is Professor of Intensive Care Medicine at UCL and Director of the UCL Centre for Human Health and Performance, as well as Consultant Intensivist at Whittington Hospital. In addition to his research improving intensive care practices, he has research interests into environmental impacts on health, as he co-chairs the international Lancet Countdown, which tracks how climate change is affecting human health.