Judges panel

Images entered into the Wellcome Photography Prize are shortlisted and then the winners are chosen by a panel of high-profile judges.

Film by Barry J Gibb.

The judges for the 2019 Wellcome Photography Prize were:

  • Emma Bowkett, Director of Photography at FT Weekend Magazine, UK
  • Dan M Davis, Professor of Immunology at the University of Manchester, UK
  • Dr Heidi Larson, Director of The Vaccine Confidence Project at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
  • Joanne Liu, International President of Médecins Sans Frontières, Switzerland
  • Pete Muller, National Geographic Photographer and Fellow, Kenya
  • Azu Nwagbogu, Curator at Large for Photography at the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, Nigeria.

The panel was chaired by Jeremy Farrar, Director of Wellcome.