The alumni making health breakthroughs at Birmingham
University Professors and alumni Liam Grover (BMedSci Biomedical Materials Science, 2001; PhD Dentistry, 2004) and Robin May (PhD Biochemistry, 2001) have been
elected to the prestigious Academy of Medical Sciences.
They have been recognised for their contributions to the
advancement of biomedical and health science, with cutting
edge discoveries and translating developments into benefits
for patients and wider society.
Liam is a Professor of Biomaterials Science in the School of
Chemical Engineering and designs materials that enhance
the regeneration of damaged and diseased tissues.
Robin is a Professor of Infectious Disease in the School of
Biosciences and investigates how pathogens survive and
replicate within host organisms.