John Skehel#


John Skehel
Email:skeheljj 'at' nimr.mrc.ac.uk
Membership Number:1227
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:BIOCHEMISTRY & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
Username:jskehel
Elected:1992
Homepage:https://royalsociety.org/people/john-skehel





Present and Previous Positions
  • 1975-1993 Director of the World Health Organisation (WHO)'s Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza
  • 1987-2006 Director of the National Institute for Medical Research
  • 1984 Head of the virology division, National Institute for Medical Research
  • 1966 PhD in biochemistry

Fields of Scholarship
  • Virology
  • Influenza virus

Honours and Awards
  • 1984 Fellow of the Royal Society
  • 1986 Wilhelm Feldberg Prize
  • 1987 Robert Koch Prize
  • 1988 Louis Jeantet Prix de Medecine
  • 1988 Founding Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences
  • 1992 ICN International Prize in Virology
  • 1992 Member of the Academia Europaea
  • 1993 Honorary professor of Liverpool John Moores University
  • 1996 Knighted
  • 2003 the Royal Medal for "his pioneering research into virology"
  • 2003 Vice-President and Biological Secretary of the Royal Society
  • 2004 Honorary degree from University College London
  • 2004 Ernst Chain Prize
  • 2007 Grand Prix de Louis D Foundation of the Institute de France

Imprint Privacy policy « This page (revision-9) was last updated on Thursday, 7. January 2016, 15:16 by Kaiser Dana
  • operated by