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Professor Dylan Edwards

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Pro-Vice Chancellor for the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences


Professor Dylan Edwards is a cancer biologist who has worked at UEA since 1998, when he was appointed as the Big C Chair of Cancer Studies in the School of Biological Sciences.  He had previously held research posts in Calgary, Oxford and London Ontario. 

He was Head of the School of Biological Sciences from 2008-13, and from 2015-16 he was Interim Director of The Genome Analysis Centre – now the Earlham Institute - on the Norwich Research Park. 

Since 2016 Dylan has been Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Medicine and Health Sciences at UEA overseeing education and research in medicine, nursing and the allied health professions.  He is Executive Chair of UEA Health and Social Care Partners, which brings together organizations from around East Anglia to innovate ways to improve the lives of patients and health professionals. 

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University of East Anglia
The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a world-class university that provides top-quality academic, social and cultural facilities to 17,000 students on its 320-acre parkland campus.
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