Sir Stephen O’Rahilly: Croonian Medal

Sir Stephen O’Rahilly, one of our Fellows, is a co-winner of the Royal Society’s Croonian Medal and Lecture 2022 for his work on the control of human body weight.

The Croonian Medal and Lecture 2022 is awarded to Sir Stephen O’Rahilly FMedSci FRS and Professor Sadaf Farooqi FMedSci FRS for their seminal discoveries regarding the control of human body weight, resulting in novel diagnostics and therapies, which improve human health.

They will be awarded a medal and a shared gift of £10,000 at the Royal Society at a future date.