Professor Steven Sacks is Director of the MRC Centre for Transplantation, Head of the Division of Transplantation Immunology and Mucosal Biology at King’s College London and NIHR Senior Investigator. His research focuses on how inflammation (complement) affects the results of transplantation of solid organs, tissues and cells.
Steven set up Complement UK to facilitate research translation and training in degenerative and other diseases. He has a longstanding interest in ethical regulation of research and has particular expertise of first-in-man studies. He has served policy on the advancement of health research through work with the Medical Research Council and Arthritis Research UK, and as a fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences. He is a Fellow of King’s College London.