Professor David Lillicrap
Professor Lillicrap is a Professor in the Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine at Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada. Since 2000, he has been the recipient of a Canada Research Chair in Molecular Hemostasis. In 2013, he was elected to the Fellowship of the Royal Society of Canada.
He is the Chair of the Research Committee of the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) and is a member of the Medical Advisory Board of the WFH. He served a three-year term as the Chairperson of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis’ Scientific and Standardization sub-committee (SSC) on von Willebrand Factor, and is the immediate Past-Chair of the Society’s SSC. He was recently elected to a five-year term as a Member of the ISTH Council. From 2008 to 2014, he served as an Associate Editor of the journal Blood, and he is also a member of the editorial board of the British Journal of Haematology.
Professor Lillicrap’s research program relates to molecular aspects of the hemostatic system, with particular emphasis on novel therapeutic approaches and immunological complications of hemophilia A, and the genetics, biology and pathobiology of von Willebrand factor.