Translational Awards Committee

The Translational Awards Committee meets twice a year to assess Translational Awards. Current members are listed below.

Chairman

Dr David Grainger
Medicxi Ventures
Expertise in early-stage technologies particularly in inflammation and cardiovascular biology.

Members

Dr V Paul Gerskowitch
VPG Affiliates
Experience in pre-clinical and clinical drug discovery and development, with expertise relating to small molecules, engineered protein scaffolds, cell based therapies, diagnostics, biomarkers and a range of value-added strategic transactions.

Professor Michael Marber
Professor of Cardiology, King's College London.

Dr Nigel Ramsden
SYNthesis Med Chem
Expertise in target validation and small molecule drug discovery and development in thrombosis, heart failure, dyslipidemia and metabolic syndrome.

Dr Christopher de Souza
Broadview Ventures
Expertise in cardio-metabolic research translation and drug discovery / device development.

Dr Sam Williams
Modern Biosciences plc.
Expertise in early-stage drug development, investment and licensing.

Professor Ian Zachary
Professor of Vascular Cell Biology, University College London.