Elected: 2016
Discipline: Clinical Sciences
Professor Stuart John Forbes FRSE, FMedSci

Professor of Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine and Director of the Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh.

Professor Stuart Forbes 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 researches how the liver regenerates itself and where this goes wrong in liver failure and cancer. His research spans from bench to bedside, developing novel clinical trials at the Scottish Liver Transplant Unit, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.