MRC Research Professor, Biosciences, Cardiff University
Professor Ole Petersen is Medical Research Council Professor in the School of Biosciences at Cardiff University. One of the world’s leading physiologists, he leads a Medical Research Council-supported research group at Cardiff University on disease of the pancreas. He is a former Vice-President of the Royal Society and now Vice-President of Academia Europaea. He is also Director of the new Academia Europaea Knowledge Hub, based at Cardiff University. He was a member of the first SACW.