Chris P. Day

Vice-Chancellor and President at Newcastle University

Location:
5 Barrack Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Company:
Newcastle University
HQ Phone:
+44 191 208 6000
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Last Updated 11/24/2017

General Information

Employment History

Deputy Lieutenant  - County of Tyne and Wear

Chair of the Clinical Medicine Panel for the Excellence Framework Exercise  - Government's Research

Education

Tynemouth Sixth Form College

medicine , University of Cambridge

BA  - 

Affiliations

Member of the Council  - Medical Research Council

Board Member  - ERAB

Board Member  - The AHSN NENC

Board of Trustees  - The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation

Member of the Council  - Executive of the Medical Schools Council

Board Member  - N8 Research Partnership

Board Member  - North East

Board Member  - The Northern Health Science Alliance Ltd

Board Member  - Centre for Life

Board of Trustees Member  - The International Centre for Life Trust

Board Member  - Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Board Member  - North East Stem Cells Institute

Head of School, School of Clinical Medical Sciences, Member  - Alcohol Education and Research Council

Member of the Boards, Translational Stem Cell Research Committee  - MRC

Committee of the Liver Section  - British Society of Gastroenterology

Board Member  - British Medical Journal

Executive Member  - Medical Schools Council

Member of the Medical Advisory Committee  - Trust’s

Advisory Board Member  - European Research Advisory Board

Board Member  - BMJ Publishing Group Ltd

Board Member  - HomeAll NewsN8

Member  - The Royal Society

Professor of Research Leave Fellow  - Neurological Genetics and Wellcome Trust

Member  - Clinical Sciences Board

Member  - Physiological Systems

Secretary  - British Association for the Study of the Liver

Secretary  - Royal College of Physicians

Member of the Scientific Committee  - European Association for the Study of the Liver

Research Fellow  - University of Cambridge

Founder  - National Centre for Ageing Science and Innovation

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Members & declarations of interest - About us - Medical Research Council

Professor Chris Day
Professor Day qualified from Cambridge in 1983 and subsequently trained in General Medicine and Hepatology in Newcastle, becoming a Consultant Hepatologist on the Liver Unit at the Freeman Hospital Newcastle upon Tyne in 1994 and Professor of Liver Medicine University of Newcastle upon Tyne in 2000. He was formerly Head of the School of Clinical Medical Sciences at Newcastle University and from 2008 until 2016 he was Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the Faculty of Medical Sciences. Since January 2017 he has been Vice Chancellor and President of Newcastle University. His research interests are focused largely on fatty liver disease related both to obesity and to alcohol with additional interests in drug-induced liver injury and liver fibrosis. His work has been funded by the MRC and the Wellcome Trust, he is a former MRC Clinical Training Fellow and Clinician Scientist Fellow. In 1999 he was the Goulstonian Lecturer of the Royal College of Physicians and in 2000 was awarded the research gold medal of the British Society of Gastroenterology. He is a Fellow and Clinical Vice President of the Academy of Medical Sciences and an NIHR Senior Investigator. He is a member of the Council of the MRC, and was Chair of the Clinical Medicine Sub-Panel for the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) exercise. In November 2014 Professor Day became a Deputy Lieutenant of the County of Tyne and Wear. Professor Chris Day's declarations of interest (PDF, 151KB)

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Professor Chris Day - Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Chris Day, Vice-Chancellor and President, Newcastle University Professor Chris Day took up the role of Vice-Chancellor and President with effect from 1 January 2017. A Consultant Hepatologist with an international reputation in medical research, he is Vice President (Clinical) and a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences and an NIHR Senior Investigator. He is a member of the Council of the Medical Research Council and the Executive of the Medical Schools Council. Professor Day was Chair of the Clinical Medicine Sub-Panel for the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) Exercise. Professor Chris Day Deputy Vice-Chancellor

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