Prof Stuart Forbes, University of Edinburgh

Prof Stuart Forbes

University of Edinburgh

Director
Profile

Stuart Forbes is Professor of Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine and Director of the MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh. He trained in Medicine at the University of Edinburgh, undertook a PhD at Imperial College and worked in London as a Hepatologist before returning to Edinburgh in 2006.

Stuart’s research aims to understand how the liver regenerates itself and where this goes wrong in liver failure and to be able to promote healthy liver regeneration and reduce the formation of liver cirrhosis and cancer. His research spans from bench to bedside developing novel clinical trials at the Scottish Liver Transplant Unit, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.

Dr Jenny Cusiter, University of Edinburgh

Dr Jenny Cusiter

University of Edinburgh

Project Manager

The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) for the Engineered Cell Environment Hub includes senior academic, industrial and regulatory experts to provide independent advice regarding the Hubs activities and future strategy to ensure scientific excellence.

The goal of the SAB is to steer and challenge the Hub in its development and delivery of our scientific and translational objectives. The Engineered cell environment Advisory Board consist of the following members:

 

Chair

Prof Humphrey Hodgson
Honorary Emeritus, UCL

 

Dr Pam Robey
NIH

Prof Tushar Desai
University Stanford

Prof Stephen Duncan
MUSC

Dr Michaela Sharpe
CGT Catapult

Dr Barry Rosen
AstraZeneca