Professor Chris Griffiths, Foundation Professor of
Dermatology at The University of Manchester and Consultant Dermatologist at
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, has been awarded the Order of the British
Empire for his services to Dermatology.
Professor Griffiths has a particular interest in
psoriasis, and is a longstanding supporter of the Psoriasis Association and contributor
to our Medical and Research Committee. He is also Director
of Psoriasis Stratification to Optimise Relevant Therapy (PSORT) – an exciting
multi-million pound study into personalising treatment approaches for
psoriasis, and is Chief Investigator of the British Association of
Dermatologists Biologic Interventions Register (BADBIR).
has published a great deal of research into all aspects of psoriasis, and also introduced
clinic for severe psoriasis at the Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust in 1994, which he still directs today.
On being awarded the Honour, Professor Griffiths said “I am truly
delighted and humbled to receive this award which in part recognises my work on
psoriasis and I believe helps to raise the profile of dermatology nationally.”
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achievements and publications, please click here