Professor the Honourable Errol York St Aubyn Morrison is a renowned Jamaican scientist who has done extensive work in the field of diabetes. He is an endocrinologist and a biochemist with degrees from the then University College of the West Indies. He gained a medical degree from the Royal University of Malta, a Masters degree from University College London, and a doctorate and two professorships from the University of the West Indies. Professor Morrison received the Vice Chancellor’s Award of Excellence for outstanding achievements in research, and distinguished service to The University of the West Indies (1997), the Gold Musgrave Award for outstanding services in the medical sciences (1999) and the Queen’s Gold Medal to the Commonwealth through the Royal Society for the Promotion of Health (2006) just to name a few.
Professor Morrison is married with 8 daughters and enjoys reading and public speaking.