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Awards and achievements

Researchers at CIMR have received numerous awards, and the most recent are listed here. All those elected to societies are shown at the bottom of the page.

2019 awards

Gillian Griffiths: Royal Society Buchanan Medal

Peter St George-Hyslop: Order of Canada

2018 awards

Jim Huntington: Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences

David Rubinsztein: Roger de Spoelberch Prize 2017 for his contributions to neurodegeneration research.

2017 awards

Peter St George-Hyslop: Ryman Prize 2017 for the world’s best discovery, development, advance or achievement that enhances quality of life for older people.

Jim Huntington: Distinguished Career Award 2017 from the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis

David Rubinsztein: Fellow of the Royal Society

David Owen: Fellow of the Royal Society

2016 awards

David Owen: Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences

Peter St George-Hyslop: Weston Brain Institute Outstanding Achievement Award 2016.

Paul Lehner: GSK Discovery Partnership with Academia (DPAc) initiative

Alan Warren: FEBS National Lecture Award 2016

David Rubinsztein: Biochemical Society Thudichum Medal 2017

2015 awards

Paul Lehner: GSK Discovery Fast Track Challenge 2015

2014 awards

Jim Huntington: Cambridge News Top Innovation award for XO1 Ltd 2014

Jim Huntington: Business Weekly Start-Up of the Year for XO1 Ltd 2014

Peter St George-Hyslop: Dan David Prize for the Present Time Dimension in the field of Combatting Memory Loss 2014

2013 awards

Randy Read: 7th Max Perutz Prize of the European Crystallographic Association 2013

Peter St George-Hyslop: BIAL Merit Prize 2013

Frank Waldron-Lynch: Sir Jules Thorn award for BioMedical Research 2013

Ken Smith: Distinguished Innovator Award from the Lupus Research Institute 2013


Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellows

Gillian Griffiths · Paul Lehner · David Owen · Randy Read · Margaret Robinson · David Ron

Fellows of the Royal Society

Gillian Griffiths · David Owen · Randy Read · Margaret Robinson · David Ron · David Rubinsztein · Peter St George-Hyslop

Fellows of the Academy of Medical Sciences

Gillian Griffiths · Jim Huntington · Fiona Karet · Paul Lehner · Paul Luzio · Patrick Maxwell · David Owen · Margaret Robinson · David Ron · David Rubinsztein · Peter St George-Hyslop · Alan Warren · Geoff Woods

EMBO members

Gillian Griffiths · David Owen · Margaret Robinson · David Ron · David Rubinsztein