Chair - Professor Simon Milling Expand Profession: Professor of Immunology Relevant organisations/institutions: University of Glasgow & Chair of Research Committee Research areas of interest/specialisms: The immunology of the intestine Inflammation and autoimmunity Work/academic background: Simon received his PhD in Immunology in 1996 from Imperial College, London. He then worked as a researcher in Philadelphia and Oxford. Simon took up a position as a lecturer in Immunology in Glasgow in 2007. The work in his lab focuses on two areas, both involving the immunology of the intestine: basic studies of the functions of dendritic cells in controlling healthy intestinal immune responses and more applied projects to understand potentially intestine-related inflammatory and autoimmune conditions. Relevant weblinks: Further information about Simon can be found on the University of Glasgow website.Further information about Simon's lab can be found here.See Simon's Google Scholar list here.