Tonia Vincent, MD, PhD

Kennedy Institute Of Rheumatology

Tonia Vincent studied medicine at UCL, qualifying in 1993, and later specialising in Rheumatology. She has had personal funding from the Wellcome Trust and has recently completed an Arthritis Research UK Senior Fellowship. She directs the Arthritis Research UK Centre for OA Pathogenesis, which has just received a further five years of funding. Her research interests include pathways that drive mechanosensitive responses in cartilage and how they modulate osteoarthritis in vivo. She continues to be clinically active, running both osteoarthritis clinics and the multidisciplinary Marfan Syndrome clinic.