Sinn Féin MEP, Martina Anderson has congratulated Derry man Professor Patrick Johnston who today became President and Vice-Chancellor of Queen’s University 

“I would like to congratulate Patrick on taking up his new position at Queen’s University

 “I was pleased to see Professor Johnston in Brussels recently to showcase some of the excellent work and research which is taking place in the North of Ireland in this field – putting us on the map with advanced knowledge, research and expertise.

Professor Johnston, a world recognised expert on Cancer, is helping to transform patient care through his leadership of the Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology at Queen’s.