Professor Eamonn SheridanChair of the Research Network Committee
Professor Sheridan was Medical Director at North East and Yorkshire Genomic Laboratory Hub (GLH), Professor of Clinical Genetics at University of Leeds, and Chair and vice-Chair at The British Society for Genetic Medicine.
His clinical and academic activity was centred on recessive disease in the Pakistani Heritage community in West Yorkshire, and was directed at identifying novel disease genes in paediatric populations, where they used a variety of cutting-edge DNA sequencing techniques.
Professor Sheridan has extensive experience teaching in an academic research setting, as well as experience working within NHS England, NHS Improvement and NHS GLHs. He is the chair of the Research Network Committee.