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The inaugural Director and administrative head of the Centre is Prof Graham Burton.

Office Manager


Laboratory Manager

Emma Eastwell

Board of Managers

This Board decides on the funding priorities for the Centre, and elects to Studentships and Next Generation Fellowships.

Prof Graham J Burton FMedSci (Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience) 

Dr Francesco Colucci (Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology) 

Prof Gordon Smith FMedSci (Prof of Obstetrics & Gynaecology)

Anne C Ferguson-Smith (Arthur Balfour Professor of Genetics & Head of the Department of Genetics)

Dr Erica Watson (Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience)


Scientific Advisory Board

This Board advises on all aspects of the scientific programme, policy, and future directions of the Centre.

Prof Wolf Reik FRS FMedSci (Associate Director for Research Strategy, Babraham Institute)

Prof Hilary Critchley (University of Edinburgh)

Prof Theresa Powell (University of Colorado)

Prof Hubert Schorle (University of Bonn Medical School)

Prof Haibin Wang (Xiamen University)

Prof Yoel Sadovsky (Magee-Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburg)