Dr Shaun Fitzgerald awarded OBE

Congratulations to Darwin alumnus, Dr Shaun Fitzgerald (PhD 1990) who has been awarded an OBE in the 2021 Queen's Birthday Honours for services to the COVID-19 response. 

Dr Fitzgerald advised the SAGE Environmental Modelling Group. He co-authored the CIBSE Emerging from Lockdown guidance, which included advice on ventilation in buildings.

He is also serves on a range of other government bodies as part of the response to COVID-19, such as the DCMS Venues Steering Group, the Science Board to the Events Research Programme (which included the 2021 events at the Circus Nightclub in Liverpool and FA Cup Final), and the Aerosol Generating Procedures panel.