Congratulations to London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine staff and alumni who were appointed by Queen Elizabeth II with the following New Year Honours:
Professor Christopher John MacRae Whitty CB – Companion of the Order of the Bath. MSc Epidemiology 1996, Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 1996
Chief Scientific Adviser, Department for International Development. Professor of Public and International Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. For public and voluntary service to Tropical Medicine in the UK and Africa.
Professor Dame Anne Jane Mills DCMG CBE FRS – Dame Commander of the Order of St Michael and St George. MPhil/PhD Epidemiology & Population Health 1990
Deputy Director and Provost, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. For services to international health.
Dame Eileen Sills DBE – Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire. MSc Health Services Management 1996
Chief Nurse and Director of Patient Experience, Guy’s and St. Thomas’s NHS Foundation Trust. For services to Nursing.
Professor Sharon Jayne Peacock CBE – Commander of the Order of the British Empire. MSc Medical Microbiology 1994
Professor of Clinical Microbiology, University of Cambridge. For services to Medical Microbiology.
Dr Jean King MBE – Member of the Order of the British Empire. MSc Human Nutrition 1978
Lately Director of Tobacco Control, Cancer Research UK. For services to Cancer Prevention.