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Profile of professor Tonia Vincent

Professor Tonia Vincent
Full name
Professor Tonia Vincent
Job title
Professor of Musculoskeletal Biology and Honorary Consultant Rheumatologist
Special interests


Professor Vincent studied medicine at UCL, qualifying in 1993. She trained as a junior doctor in London, later specialising in Rheumatology. She studied at the Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology for a PhD, which was awarded in 2002. She continued at the Kennedy Institute as a Wellcome Trust clinician scientist and is currently an Arthritis Research UK Senior Fellow. In 2012 the Kennedy Institute moved to the University of Oxford and she was appointed Professor of Musculoskeletal Biology and honorary consultant rheumatologist. She directs the Arthritis Research UK Centre for OA Pathogenesis.

She is clinically active, running both osteoarthritis clinics in London and contributing to the multidisciplinary Marfan Syndrome clinic in Oxford.

For further information on Professor Vincent’s research studies please visit the OA Centre website