Sir Jules Thorn
Charitable Trust

The work of the Trust is overseen by its Board of Trustees. The Board’s Terms of Reference can be found here.

  • Mrs Elizabeth Charal (Chairman)
  • Mr Timothy Harvey-Samuel
  • Mr Julian Ide
  • Mr Mark Lever OBE
  • Professor Sharon Peacock CBE FMedSci
  • Mr John Rhodes
  • Professor David Russell-Jones MB BS, MD, FRCP
  • Mr William Sporborg

“We are now in a phase 3 trial and would never have achieved that milestone without the funding from The Sir Jules Thorn Award, which was also important in supporting the successful career development of the young clinicians and scientists who worked for us”.

- Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, FRS FRSB, FMedSci, President & Vice-Chancellor and Professor of Physiology, The University of Manchester, 2002 Sir Jules Thorn Award winner