Jonathan Strefford is a Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Southampton, UK. After two-year NHS training in clinical cytogenetics, he started his postgraduate education with a Ph.D. degree in cancer genetics and genetic toxicology at the University of Wales, Swansea, UK. In 2000, he started his postdoctoral careers, working with Professor Bryan Young at the Cancer Research UK Medical Oncology Laboratory at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, UK. In 2002, he received a lectureship from Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, prior to a move to the University of Southampton. In 2008, after four years working with Professor Christine Harrison, he was awarded a personal fellowship from Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research and a senior lectureship within the Faculty of Medicine. In addition, he currently has a research group working on the genetic analysis of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). Dr. Strefford has reviewed manuscripts and funding application for a wide variety of national and international bodies and is a Member of a number of international agencies, including the American Society of Hematology and the American Association for Cancer Research.
Biography Updated on 6 February 2012