Physiology in Health and Disease Expert Review Group

Its remit includes:

  • physiology and pathology of tissues and systems relevant to health and disease
  • physiological processes at the cellular level
  • the effects of specific clinical, pharmacological and environmental interventions on the functioning of an individual.

Members are listed below. Additional experts will join the panel as necessary.


Professor Jaclyn Smith (Chair)

University of Manchester

Professor Neil Henderson

University of Edinburgh

Professor Gerry McCann

University of Leicester

Professor Ketan Patel

University of Reading

Professor Frank Reimann

University of Cambridge

Professor Kei Sakamoto

University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Professor Rhian Touyz

University of Glasgow

Professor Rachel Tribe

King's College London

Professor Ellie Tzima

University of Oxford

Professor Graham Williams

Imperial College London


Rachael Fowler

Senior Grants Adviser, Cellular, Developmental and Physiological Sciences

Wellcome Trust

We expect members to comply with our Conflict of Interest Policy [PDF 137KB].