Sir Chris Whitty
|Chief Medical Officer for England|
|Assumed office |
2 October 2019
Jenny Harries (until 2021)
|Preceded by||Dame Sally Davies|
|Government Chief Scientific Adviser|
18 September 2017 – 4 April 2018
|Preceded by||Sir Mark Walport|
|Succeeded by||Sir Patrick Vallance|
Christopher John MacRae Whitty
21 April 1966
Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
|Profession||Physician and epidemiologist|
Professor Sir Christopher John MacRae Whitty epidemiologist who serves as the Chief Medical Officer for England (CMO), Chief Medical Adviser to the UK Government, Chief Scientific Adviser (CSA) to the Department of Health and Social Care, Head of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), and Gresham Professor of Physic. He was also the Acting Government Chief Scientific Adviser from 2017 to 2018.(born 21 April 1966) is an English physician and
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- "Chief Medical Officer and DHSC Chief Scientific Adviser: Professor Chris Whitty". gov.uk. Department of Health and Social Care. Retrieved 7 June 2019.
- Pym, Hugh (17 March 2020). "Chris Whitty: The man with our lives in his hands". BBC News. Retrieved 18 March 2020.