Professor Doreen Cantrell

Professor Doreen Cantrell is a Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellow, Head of the College of Life Sciences and Vice Principal of the University of Dundee.  From 1987 to 2002 she was Head of the Lymphocyte Activation Laboratory at the Cancer Research UK London Research Institute.

Doreen was elected a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences and EMBO in 2000, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 2005, a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2011 and was awarded Commander of the British Empire in the 2014 New Year Honours.  She has sat on numerous scientific committees and editorial boards and is currently a Member of the Medical Research Council, Member of the Babraham Institute Board, Trustee of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Council and Member of the Sir Henry Dale Fellowship Interview Committee.