Genetics, Genomics and Population Research Expert Review Group

This expert review group shortlists candidates for:

Its remit includes:

  • studies of interactions between genes and environment
  • bioinformatics and statistics as generic tools
  • genetic/genome evolution
  • population based genetics
  • genetics in health and disease.


Professor Sara Brown (Chair)

University of Dundee

Professor Jorge Ferrer

Imperial College London

Professor Anna Gloyn

University of Oxford

Professor Trevor Graham

Queen Mary, University of London

Professor Aroon Hingorani

University College London

Dr Sally John


Professor Nicholas Loman

University of Birmingham

Dr Nuria Lopez-Bigas

Institute for Research in Biomedicine Barcelona

Professor Simon Myers

University of Oxford

Dr Oliver Stegle

European Bioinformatics Institute

Professor Nicholas Timpson

University of Bristol

Professor Clare Turnbull

Institute of Cancer Research

Dr George Vassiliou

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

Professor Joris Veltman

University of Newcastle


Jaime Townend

Grants Adviser, Genetics and Molecular Sciences

Wellcome Trust


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