Professor Dian Donnai CBE has agreed to join the Scientific Advisory Board of the Myrovlytis Trust. Professor Donnai is Professor of Medical Genetics at the University of Manchester, UK, Clinical Head of Division of St Mary’s Hospital and Consultant in the North West Regional Genetics Service. Professor Donnai has expertise in childhood syndromes involving structural malformations and learning disability. Professor Donnai has been Consultant Adviser in Genetics to the Chief Medical Officer for England, has served on the UK Government Genetics and Insurance Committee, and is President Elect of the European Society for Human Genetics. The Trust is delighted that Professor Donnai has joined the Board.