Alison Woollard wins Genetics Society award
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Congratulations to Professor Alison Woollard who has been awarded the 2015 JBS Haldane Lecture by the Genetics Society.
The award recognises an individual for outstanding ability to communicate topical subjects in genetics research to lay audiences.
Alison gave the 2013 Christmas Lectures on 'Life Fantastic' at the Royal Institution, broadcast on BBC 4. She has followed this with many other public engagement activities at sciences festivals, schools and other venues, both in the UK and abroad.
Alison will be delivering her JBS Haldane Lecture at the British Science Festival in Bradford in September and there will be a profile of her in the July Genetics Society newsletter.