Elected: 2024
Discipline: Clinical Sciences
Professor Jason Gill
Professor of Cardiometabolic Health, University of Glasgow
Jason Gill is Professor of Cardiometabolic Health at the University of Glasgow. His research focuses on the role of lifestyle-related factors (principally physical activity, diet and sleep) in the prevention and management of cardiometabolic diseases, and on ethnicity and health. This work encompasses epidemiology; biological mechanisms underpinning cardiometabolic disease risk; and development of realistic and sustainable lifestyle interventions. He also established the MSc in Sport and Exercise Science & Medicine at the University of Glasgow, has contributed to national clinical and physical activity guidelines, is an editor at several journals, and plays an active role in public engagement and communication of science.