Imperial College London

Peter Openshaw - Professor of Experimental Medicine

Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Clinical Consul for the Faculty of Medicine
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 3854p.openshaw Website CV

 
 
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Assistant

 

Ms Gale Lewis +44 (0)20 7594 0944

 
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Location

 

353Norfolk PlaceSt Mary's Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • Channock Memorial Award, Sante Fe, USA, 2012
  • Croonian Lecture, Royal College of Physicians, 2013
  • European Federation of Immunological Societies Award, European Federation of Immunological Societies, 2014
  • EFIS Medal, European Federation of Immunological Societies, 2014
  • Richard Ellis Prize in Paediatrics, Guy's Hospital, 1978
  • Treasurer's Gold Medal and Baldwin Prize in Medicine, Guy's Hospital, 1979
  • Beddard Prize, Guy's Hospital, 1978

External Positions

  • Elected Inaugural President and Board Member, Elected Inaugural President (+ ISIRV Board Member), International RSV Society
  • Chair, Advisory Board, Inflammation Research Center, University of Ghent, 2018
  • Vice-Chair and member, NERVTAG - New and Emerging Respiratory Virus Threats Advisory Group), NERVTAG, 2018
  • Member of Committee, Crick Institute - London: Founders Review Committee (FRC), Francis Crick Institute, 2018
  • Member of Committee, Planning Committee, 18th International Congress of Mucosal Immunology, International Congress of Mucosal Immunology, 2017
  • Member of Scientific Advisory Board, International SAB, University of Giessen & Marburg Lung Center, 2017 - 2018
  • President, President of British Society for Immunology, British Society for Immunology, 2013
  • Panel Member, BSI Congress Programme Committee, British Society for Immunology, 2013 - 2016
  • Member, British Society for Immunology Programme Committee, British Society for Immunology
  • National Institutes of Health Grants Committee, Special Emphasis Panel, Centres of Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance, USA, National Institutes of Health Grants Committee, Special Emphasis Panel, Centres of Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance, USA, 2006 - 2006
  • Grants Committee (2008), NIAID-USA, 2008 - 2008
  • Netherlands Influenza Vaccine Research Centre SAB, Netherlands Influenza Vaccine Research Centre SAB, 2004 - 2009
  • Board of Supervisors, EU-VIRGO, 2005 - 2008
  • Advisory and Supervisory Committee, • Sir Joseph Hotung Trust, 2009 - 2009
  • Advisory and Supervisory Committee, =Future Science Group., 2009 - 2009
  • Grants Committee, Evaluation Committee, (2009), Agence Nationale de la Recherche, France., 2009 - 2009
  • Promotions Panel, Cardiff University, 2009 - 2009
  • Steering/Policy, British Society for Immunology Forum, 2009 - 2015
  • Immunology and Infectious Disease Panel, Wellcome Trust, 2008 - 2010
  • Tropical and Clinical Panel and Immunology, Wellcome Trust, 2006 - 2008
  • Infection and Immunity Panel, Wellcome Trust, 2003 - 2005
  • Clinical Interest Group, Wellcome Trust, 1997 - 2003
  • Secretary, Medical Research Club, 2004 - 2009
  • Respiratory Science Research Committee (, Imperial NHLI, 2009 - 2015
  • CBS Policy Group, Imperial College ERP and Home Office, 2009 - 2015
  • Imperial Athena Steering Committee resulting in Silver SWAN award for advancement of Women in Science, Imperial Athena Steering Committee resulting in Silver SWAN award for advancement of Women in Science, 2009 - 2015
  • Task Force on Representation of Women, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2012 - 2015
  • Working Group, Academy of Medical Sciences Vaccines, 2005 - 2015
  • ‘Science in Heath’, Academy of Medical Sciences Science Council, 2008 - 2009
  • Sectional Committee 4, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2009 - 2011
  • Advisor to the Chief Scientist, Ministry of Defense Advisor to the Chief Scientist, 2009 - 2015
  • Governmental Steering/Policy Committee, Scientific Advisory Group on Emergencies (SAGE), 2009 - 2010
  • Vice-President, European Scientific Working Group on Influenza (ESWI), European Scientific Working Group on Influenza (ESWI), 2008 - 2015
  • NEWTBVAC SAB, Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative (TBVI), NEWTBVAC SAB, Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative (TBVI), 2010 - 2012
  • Netherlands Influenza Vaccine Research Centre (NIVAREC) SAB, Netherlands Influenza Vaccine Research Centre (NIVAREC) SAB, 2009 - 2011
  • MRC/UCL Centre for Medical Molecular Virology Scientific Advisory Board, MRC/UCL Centre for Medical Molecular Virology Scientific Advisory Board, 2010 - 2015
  • Center for Respiratory Infections, Institute Pasteur, Lille, France, SAB (2011), Center for Respiratory Infections, Institute Pasteur, Lille, France, SAB (2011), 2011 - 2015
  • Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) subgroups on RSV and influenza, Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) subgroups on RSV and influenza, 2009 - 2015
  • Department of Health, Scientific Pandemic Influenza (SPI) main panel and Clinical Countermeasures Subgroup, 2006 - 2015
  • Committee Member, Mucosis Scientific Advisory Board, Mucosis Scientific, 2012 - 2012
  • Committee member, Child Innovac - Annual general meeting, Inserm, 2009 - 2012
  • Committee member, Asthma Centre Advisory Board Meeting, Asthma Centre, 2012 - 2012
  • Committee member, ISARIC workshop, INSERM, ISARIC, 2011 - 2011
  • Committee member, ISAC for ICMI 2011, ISAC, 2011 - 2011
  • Committee member, JCVI Flu Committee, JCVI, 2011 - 2011
  • Committee Member, BSI CIAS Executive Committee meeting, BSI, 2011 - 2011
  • Committee member, BSI Programme Forum meeting, BSI, 2011 - 2011
  • Vice President, European Scientific Working Group on Influenza, ESWI, 2008 - 2011
  • Scientific Advisory Board, Netherlands Influenza Vaccine Research Centre (NIVAREC), Netherlands Influenza Vaccine Research Centre (NIVAREC), 2009 - 2011
  • Scientific Advisory Board, MRC/UCL Centre for Medical Molecular Virology Scientific Advisory Board, MRC/UCL, 2011 - 2011
  • Scientific Advisory Board, Center for Respiratory Infections, Institute Pasteur, Lille, France, 2011 - 2011
  • Advisory/leadership, Meeting Organisation and Leadership, Secretary of the Medical Research Club, London, 2004 - 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, SAGE Steering/Policy Committee, Governmental Scientific Advisory Group on Emergencies (SAGE), 2009 - 2010
  • Advisory/leadership, JCVI Steering/Policy Committee, Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) subgroups on respiratory infections, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, SWAN Steering/Policy Committee, Athena team member resulting in Silver SWAN award for advancement of Women in Science, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, DoH Steering/Policy Committee, Department of Health (DoH) Scientific Pandemic Influenza (SPI, main committee), Clinical Countermeasures Subgroup and Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Clinical Information Network (Stakeholders Group), 2006
  • Advisory/leadership, Science Council Steering/Policy Committee, Science in Heath Group (for the Academy of Medical Sciences), Science Council, 2008
  • Advisory/leadership, ESWI Steering/Policy Committee, European Scientific Working Group on Influenza (ESWI), 2008
  • Advisory/leadership, BSI Steering/Policy Committee, British Society for Immunology Forum, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Steering/Policy Committee, British Society for Immunology Council, 2006 - 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Steering/Policy Committee, The Science Council group on Integrated Diagnostics, 2005 - 2007
  • Advisory/leadership, Steering/Policy Committee, Academy of Medical Sciences Vaccines Working Group, 2005
  • Advisory/leadership, NEWTBVAC Advisory and Supervisory Committee, Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative (TBVI) EC FP7 project NEWTBVAC, 2010 - 2013
  • Advisory/leadership, NIVAREC Advisory and Supervisory Committee, Netherlands Influenza Vaccine Research Centre (NIVAREC), Scientific Advisory Board, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Academy of Medical Sciences Advisory and Supervisory Committee, Membership Sectional Committee, Academy of Medical Sciences, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Ministry of Defence Advisory and Supervisory Committee, Advisor to the Chief Scientific Adviser for the Ministry of Defence, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Cardiff University Advisory and Supervisory Committee, Cardiff University promotions panel, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Sir Joseph Hotung Trust Advisory and Supervisory Committee, Sir Joseph Hotung Trust, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Future Science Group Advisory and Supervisory Committee, Future Science Group, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Advisory and Supervisory Committee, Board of Supervisors, EU-VIRGO consortium, 2005 - 2008
  • Advisory/leadership, Advisory and Supervisory Committee, MRC College of Experts, 2005 - 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Advisory and Supervisory Committee, ATS Communications Committee, 2000
  • Advisory/leadership, Grants and Evaluation Committee, Agence Nationale de la Recherche, France, 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, NIAID-USA Grants Committee, NIAID-USA Clinical Trial Planning panel, 2008
  • Advisory/leadership, Grants Committee, Centres of Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance, National Institutes of Health, USA, 2006
  • Advisory/leadership, Grants Committee, Action Medical Research October, 2004 - 2006
  • Advisory/leadership, Grants Committee, Wellcome Trust Immunology and Infectious Disease Panel, 2006 - 2009
  • Advisory/leadership, Grant Committee, Wellcome Trust Infection and Immunity Panel, 2003 - 2005
  • Advisory/leadership, Grants Committee, Wellcome Trust Clinical Interest Group, 1997 - 2003
  • Immunology and Infectious Disease Panel, The Wellcome Trust, 2008 - 2011
  • NHLI Respiratory Science Research Committee, NHLI Respiratory Science Research, 2009
  • CBS Policy Group Meeting, ERP and Home Office, 2009
  • Scientific Advisory Board, Netherlands Influenza Vaccine Reseach Centre, 2004 - 2009
  • Dept of Health Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunization, The Department of Health, 2009
  • Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Clinical Information Network Stakeholders Group, Department of Health, 2009
  • Member, Scientific Pandemic Influenza Advisory Committee, Department of Health, 2008
  • Member, Immunology and Infectious Disease Panel, Wellcome Trust, 2008 - 2011
  • Scientific advisor, Secretary of State’s ‘high level scientific colloquium’ on avian flu, Department of Health, 2007
  • Panel member, Tropical and Clinical Panel, Wellcome Trust, 2006 - 2009
  • College Representative on Advisory Appointments Committees, Royal College of Physicians, 2004
  • Member, Action Med. Res. Grant awards, Action Medical Research, 2005 - 2008
  • Panel Member (representing infection), Resp. Med. Research UK: raising the profile, BTS, BLF, Asthma UK, 2006
  • Member, BSI Council, British Society for Immunology, 2006
  • Member, Infection and Immunity Panel, The Wellcome Trust (UK), 2000 - 2004
  • Member, Science in Health Group, The Science Council, 2005
  • Panel, Clinical Interest Group, The Wellcome Trust (UK), 1997 - 2003
  • Member, MRC College of Experts, Medical Research Council (UK), 2005 - 2009
  • Expert panel, Roscoe Fellowship awards, British Medical Association, 2005
  • Review Panel, NIAID Centres for Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance, National Institutes for Health, Bethesda, USA, 2006

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • President, British Society for Immunology, 2013 - 2017
  • British Society of Immunology, BSI
  • BSI, British Society for Immunology, 1972
  • Royal College of Physicians (Consultant Appointments Representative), Royal College of Physicians, London, 2004
  • Secretary, Medical Research Club, 1989
  • American Thoracic Society, 1988
  • Association of Physicians, 1997
  • American Association of Immunologists, 1990
  • British Society of Immunology, 1985
  • Member, British Thoracic Society, 1976

Links with Other Academic Bodies

  • MRC and Asthma UK Centre for Asthma and Allergy, King's, London, 2004
  • Member, VIRGO Board of Supervisors, VIRGO research consortium, 2005

Industrial Connections

  • Tibotec, Research Grant
  • Bavarian Nordic, Research Grant
  • Kenta Biotech, Bern, Switzerland, Scientific Advisory Board

Fellowships

  • Fellow of the Society of Biology, Society of Biology, 2014
  • F Med Sci, Academy of Medical Sciences, 1999
  • FRCP, Royal College of Physicians, 1994

Editorial Boards

  • Influenza, Editorial Board
  • Clinical and Experimental Immunology, Editorial Board
  • Association of Young Scientists and Clinicians (AYSC) Journal, Editorial Board
  • Microbes & Infection, Editorial Board
  • Influenza and other respiratory infections, Editorial Board, 2008
  • Cases Journal, Editorial Board, 2007
  • Open Immunology Letters, Editorial Board, 2007
  • Open Immunology Reviews, Editorial Board, 2007
  • The Open Immunology Journal, Editorial Board, 2007
  • Viral Immunology, Editorial Board