Principal runs the Marathon on behalf of heart screening charity CRY

The 39th London Marathon took place at the weekend with a record number of entrants – including the Principal of St George’s, Professor Jenny Higham.

Professor Higham decided to run her first-ever marathon this year in support of Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY), the charity which aims to raise awareness of sudden cardiac death in young people and provides cardiac screening throughout the UK.

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Women in medicine exhibition to open at Royal College of Physicians

Principal Jenny Higham is featured in a new exhibition running at the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) in London. The exhibition ‘Women in medicine: a celebration’ takes place from 3 October 2017 to 19 January 2018.

It features modern day female clinicians, representing their area of practice, paying tribute to women who were historically significant in the field of medicine.

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“Now it’s assumed that women can do it, rather than they can’t” – an interview with our Principal

On International Women’s Day, Professor Jenny Higham, Principal of St George’s, University of London shares her thoughts about women in leadership roles at universities.

8 March 2017


“Let your voice be heard”: celebrating International Women's Day 2017

On International Women’s Day, we asked some of our researchers and teachers to pass on their thoughts about opportunities in science and medicine for women.

7 March 2017


St George's professor honoured with MBE

Professor Deborah Bowman, Professor of Medical Ethics, has been appointed MBE in the New Year Honours for services to medical ethics.

5 January 2017


St George’s and Helperby join ENABLE project to tackle antimicrobial resistance

St George’s, University of London has joined the ENABLE project, which aims to combat the major threat of antimicrobial resistance by bringing together research organisations and biotechnology companies.

16 November 2016


Local MP Dr Rosena Allin-Khan visits St George’s, University of London

Dr Rosena Allin-Khan, the new MP for Tooting, met St George’s staff and students on a packed visit to the campus on Wednesday August 24.

25 August 2016


Principal of St George's elected Chair of Medical Schools Council

The organisation that represents medical schools across the UK has appointed Professor Jenny Higham its first woman Chair in its history.

1 August 2016


World Malaria Day video

St George's, University of London Principal, Professor Jenny Higham speaks to malaria expert Professor Sanjeev Krishna marking World Malaria Day and the work we are doing to tackle this global health problem.

Watch the video on the St George's YouTube channel