Professor Melita Gordon MD FRCP DTM&H

Professor Clinical Infection, Microbiology & Immunology


Personal Statement

I am a Gastroenterologist with a research interest in invasive typhoidal and non-typhoidal Salmonella disease, and in training and mentoring the next generation of researchers in Malawi

Prizes or Honours

  • NIHR Research Professorship (NIHR UK, 2019)
  • Sir Francis Avery Jones Research Medal (British Society of Gastroenterology, 2011)
  • Senior Clinical Lectureship (HEFCE Walport post) (UKCRC (HEFCE and NHS), 2008)
  • Registrars Research Prize (Mersey Gastroenterology Group, 2006)

Funded Fellowships

  • Training and Research Mentorship Fellowship (Health RDS NW, 2008)
  • Wellcome Trust Training Fellowship in Clinical Tropical Medicine (Wellcome Trust, 2000)

Other Personal Distinctions

  • Blacklock Medal (Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, 1993)