Professor Roger Williams CBE
1931 – 2020

Roger was a member of Conservative Health almost from its beginnings as the Conservative Medical Society. and had been our Chairman since 2013.

 

Over a 60 year career, he dominated the specialty of hepatology with boundless energy and enthusiasm, and above all, a dedication to his patients.

Telegraph Obituary [PDF]

"Professor Roger Williams was a true giant in the field of liver health, and demonstrated tremendous leadership in convening the Lancet Standing Commission on Liver Disease. Liver disease affects some of the most vulnerable members of our society and Roger used his indefatigable energies and powers of persuasion to raise awareness of its impact amongst UK policy makers, bringing an issue into the spotlight which for too long has been hidden behind closed doors."

Dr Katherine Severi, Institute of Alcohol Studies

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