New Year’s Honour for Professor Iain McInnes

Congratulations to Professor Iain McInnes, Muirhead Professor of Medicine and Director of the Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, who was awarded a CBE, for services to medicine, in the 2019 New Year’s Honours.

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Professor McInnes has led numerous clinical trials and pathogenesis investigation programmes in inflammatory arthritis at an international level for over two decades. For the last five years, he has served as the Director of the ARUK Centre of Excellence for Rheumatoid Arthritis.

Professor McInnes said: ”Arthritis remains a major challenge for millions of people. It is lovely to receive this surprising but most welcome honour reflecting the extraordinary efforts of our team as we combat arthritis and seek to improve the lives of those affected.”


First published: 28 July 2019