Stuart Spencer
Stuart Spencer

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Stuart Spencer
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For the past 20 years Stuart has led the Lancet's Fast Track team that aims to select, review and publish prestigious manuscripts within 4 weeks of receipt. Although dealing with all areas of research, he deals with most of the cardiology submissions. Stuart started his research at the Brompton Hospital, London, looking at scoliosis in children before moving to the Veterinary School site at Bristol University. Later he set up a research team for a major pharmaceutical company in Switzerland for a year, and then spent 9 years as a senior researcher in New Zealand. He has also worked in the Netherlands, had two senior research fellowships at Leuven University, Belgium, and visiting professorships at Kings College, London and Hong Kong University, and a doctorate of medicine from Umea University, Sweden. Stuarts research expertise includes such diverse topics as, growth, neuroendocrinology, immunology and fetal development. He also had a Senior Fellowship in bioethics for 5 years. Stuart is also a Trustee of the Scoliosis Association (UK), board member of British Scoliosis Research Fund and the Steering Committee of the Swedish National GP Research School.

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Sr. Executive Editor
The Lancet

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2017 EU Meeting Faculty, 2018 EU Meeting Faculty, 2019 EU Meeting Faculty