Cancer theme lead

Professor Peter Parker is Cancer Theme Lead at the BRC, Deputy Director of the Integrated Cancer Centre (ICC), Head of the Division of Cancer Studies at King’s College London and co-director of the King’s College London Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre.

Professor Parker is also a Principal Scientist at the London Research Institute of Cancer Research UK.

Peter was elected to the Fellowship of the Royal Society in 2006 for his major contribution to the understanding of the enzymology of signal transduction cascades which links changes in external events to alterations in cellular behaviour. He is also a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences and a member of EMBO.