Cookies on this website

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you click 'Accept all cookies' we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies and you won't see this message again. If you click 'Reject all non-essential cookies' only necessary cookies providing core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility will be enabled. Click 'Find out more' for information on how to change your cookie settings.

Professor Lars Fugger of the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences receives prestigious honour.

Lars FuggerThe Division congratulates Professor Lars Fugger, Professor of Neuroimmunology on receiving a knighthood, which as of the 7th February 2011 was bestowed on him by Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark with the order of Dannebrog (the name of the Danish flag). Lars did his medical training in Copenhagen and then trained as a clinical immunologist at Stanford University and in Copenhagen and moved to Oxford in 2002 where he works in the WIMM and is a member of the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences. In addition to his research on the neuroimmunology of multiple sclerosis, for the past 4 years he has also been the Chief Executive Officer of the Danish Medical Research Council, flying over to Denmark for 1-2 days every week.  His knighthood is in recognition of his enormous contribution to Danish biomedical science.