Professor Ashley Grossman

Ashley Grossman was awarded an Open Exhibition to St Catharine's College, Cambridge, but left to complete a degree in Psychology and Social Anthropology at the University of London, and then entered University College London where he received a First Class degree in Anatomy, and the University Gold Medal from UCHMS. Following 'house jobs' at UCHMS, St Thomas' hospital and the National Hospital in Queen Square, London, he started in the Dept. of Endocrinology at St Bartholomew's Hospital and medical school, eventually becoming Professor of Neuroendocrinology at Barts and the London School of Medicine in 1993. He moved to OCDEM, Churchill Hospital, in 2011 where he was appointed Professor of Endocrinology at the University of Oxford, and in 2012 Fellow of Green-Templeton College. He was awarded MRCP in 1978, FRCP in 1990, MD in 1992 and a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences in 1999. He has published some 470 peer-reviewed papers and 350 chapters and reviews, originally in the field of hypothalamo-pituitary regulation, but more recently in hypothalamic and pituitary tumours and endocrine oncology. He was awarded the Clinical Endocrinology Trust prize lecture in 2004, and the European Society for Endocrinology Geoffrey Harris Prize in 2014: he has been President of the ENEA, the Society for Endocrinology (2012-2014), Chairman of UKINETS (2010-2012), and is currently President of the Pituitary Society (2015-2016).