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Fellows' Directory

Fellows of the British Pharmacological Society are members who have demonstrated distinction and peer recognition in pharmacology.
Fellows have made, and may continue to make, substantial contributions to the disciplines of pharmacology, clinical pharmacology and therapeutics, through their work, publication and presentation of research, leadership, and contribution to Society life.

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This directory has been created to increase the visibility of our Fellows and their contributions, and to support networking by providing a useful resource for members to connect with Fellows with similar areas of interest.

Here you can find profiles of each Fellow, including information on their institutional affiliation, year elected, primary professional setting, affinity group membership, and a short biography.

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Professor Derek Lang

I have been a member of the BPS for over 25 years and elected to Fellow in January 2013.

Dr Christopher Langmead

Chris Langmead is Head of the Servier Drug Discovery Program at the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS); prior to this he was Head of Pharmacology at Heptares Therapeutics, a UK-based biotechnology company (2009-2012) and a neuroscience researcher at GlaxoSmithKline (1998-2009).

Professor Helen Leathard

After completing BSc (Hons) Pharmacology at Chelsea College (London) in 1970 and PhD at KCHMS in 1974, I stayed at Kings for postdoctoral research until becoming Lecturer in Pharmacology at CXHMS in 1977.

Dr Anne Leaver

Contributions to BPS, scientific meetings, policy:Founder & co-ordinator UK Phagocyte Discussion Group.

Dr Lynne Lennard

I gained my PhD in biochemistry in 1978 and, as a postdoctoral research fellow, became interested in the role of pharmacogenetics on the variability in human drug metabolism.

Professor Rebecca Lever

Rebecca Lever studied pharmacy at King’s College London, followed by pre-registration training in hospital pharmacy, before returning to King’s to undertake a PhD in pharmacology under the supervision of Professor Clive Page.

Professor Francesca Levi-Schaffer

I am an academic and researcher working as a pharmacologist and immunopharmacologist mainly in the field of allergy.

Dr David Lewis

Dave Lewis was awarded a BSc in Pharmacology (University of Leeds) and a PhD from the University of Birmingham.

Professor Lionel Lewis

Dr Lewis obtained his BA from Trinity College Cambridge, England in medical sciences and biochemistry and did his clinical training at the University of Wales College of Medicine graduating MBBCh in 1977.