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We are delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Mehmood Khan as a Visiting Fellow in the Department

Mehmood KhanDr Khan grew up in Manchester and qualified in medicine from Liverpool University.  He has had a distinguished career as Director of the Diabetes Trials Unit at The Mayo Clinic, former President of the R&D Centre of the Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, and Vice-Chairman and Chief Scientific Officer of PepsiCo. He is currently CEO of The Hevolution Foundation which has a global interest in the science of ageing and improving healthspan.  We warmly welcome Dr Khan to the Department and look forward to his visit in July.

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