Kay-Tee Khaw MBBChir, MA, MSc, FRCP, FFPHM, FMedSci, CBE is a Professorial Fellow at Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge. She was Professor of Clinical Gerontology, University of Cambridge UK 1989-2018. She trained in medicine at Girton College, University of Cambridge and St. Mary’s Hospital, London (now Imperial College) and in epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, with subsequent clinical and academic posts in the University of London and University of California San Diego.
Her research interests are the maintenance of health in later life and the causes and prevention of chronic diseases including cancer and cardiovascular disease with a focus on nutrition and hormones. She was principal investigator in the European Prospective Investigation in Cancer in Norfolk, part of a ten country half million participant research collaboration over two decades. She is a Clarivate Analytics highly cited researcher 2011-2019 and is a fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences, UK.