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2015_MT_Lucilla PostonLucilla Poston

Professor of Maternal and Fetal Health

Division of Women’s Health, King’s College London


Professor Lucilla Poston is Head of the Division of Women’s Health in the School of Medicine at King’s College London, and research lead in Women’s Health for the King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre. She graduated in Physiology from University College London, and undertook her PhD at King’s College London. Her research team focus on pre-eclampsia, obesity in pregnancy and the developmental origins of disease.

Professor Poston is a Fellow ad eundem of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, a Senior Investigator (UK) of the National Institute for Health Research, and Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences (UK). She has published more than 250 original research papers.


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Forthcoming events

Ethox and WEH Seminar - Developing an interdisciplinary theoretical framework for global mental health research ethics

Wednesday, 17 July 2019, 11am to 12.30pm @ Seminar room 0, BDI, Old Road Campus, OX3 7LF

Ethox and WEH Seminar - Making Breathlessness Visible: a medical humanities approach

Wednesday, 24 July 2019, 11am to 12.30pm @ Seminar room 0, BDI, Old Road Campus, OX3 7LF

Designing and Running Streamlined Randomized Trials

Monday, 13 January 2020 to Tuesday, 14 January 2020, 9.30am - 5pm