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Professor Malcolm Jackson

  • Head of Institute, Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease
  • PhD, DSc, FRCPath


Professor Malcolm Jackson completed a PhD at UCL in 1980, was awarded a DSc in 1994 and FRCPath in 1997. He was a Lecturer at University College London in 1982, Senior Lecturer at the University of Liverpool in 1984 and appointed Professor in 1994 before being appointed Head of the Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease in 2010.

He is Director of the MRC-Arthritis Research UK Centre for Integrated Research into Musculoskeletal Ageing (CIMA) and serves on the MRC Population and Systems Medicine Board and the Joint Research Councils’ Life Long Health and Wellbeing Panel.