Imperial College London

Professor Sir Roy Anderson FRS, FMedSci

Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Professor in Infectious Disease Epidemiology



+44 (0)20 7594 3399roy.anderson




Mrs Clare Mylchreest +44 (0)20 7594 9162




LG35Norfolk PlaceSt Mary's Campus





  • Hon. Fellow Royal Society of Agriculture, 2002
  • Hon. Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society, 2002
  • The Nuffield Medal Lecture, The Royal Society of Medicine, 2002

External Positions

  • Member, Scientific Advisory Board, Global Health Initiative, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 2002
  • Chairman, UNAIDS reference group on the epidemiology of HIV/AIDS, 1999
  • Member, Spongiform Encephalopathy Advisory Committee (SEAC), 1997
  • Member, Joint DH/MRC TSE Research Advisory Group, 1996
  • Member, Council, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 1993
  • Trustee, The Tropical Health and Education Trust, 1991

Industrial Connections

  • Abbott Laboratories, Consultant, One year renewable
  • GSK, Consultant, One year renewable
  • Glaxo Smith Kline (GSK), Non-Executive Director
  • Merck, Consultant
  • Swiss Re, Consultant, One year renewable


  • One of the founding Fellows, Academy of Medicine
  • Foreign Member, Insitute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences, USA
  • Fellow, Royal Society

Editorial Boards

  • Theoretical Population Biology, Member of Editorial Board
  • Parasitology, Member of Editorial Board
  • AIDS
  • Journal of Mathematics Applied in Biology and Medicine (IMA), Member of Editorial Board
  • Journal of Mathematical Biology, Member of Editorial Board
  • Journal of AIDS, Member of Editorial Board
  • Epidemiology and Infection, Member of Editorial Board
  • Bulletin of World Health Organization, Member of Editorial Board
  • Journal of Microbial Pathogenesis