Prof Robert J Wilkinson

Robert J Wilkinson is a Professor in Infectious Diseases and Imperial College, and a Group Leader at the Francis Crick Institute, both in London, UK. Much of his research is performed at the University of Cape Town where he is an Honorary Professor in Medicine and directs that institution’s Wellcome Centre for Infectious Diseases Research in Africa. Wilkinson has researched tuberculosis for 26 years and has published a number of original research papers and reviews on this subject.