Robert Winston is arguably one of the most accomplished academicians and medical doctors present in the world. Adorned with various high-profile awards and honors, he is popularly referred to as Lord Winston. He is today the honorary fellow of various noteworthy and substantial institutions of the world, including Academy of Medical Sciences, Royal Academy of Engineering, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Royal College of Surgeons, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Institute of Biology.
Over the years, he has delved on various important aspects of reproductive surgery and has come out with numerous historical reports and research on the field.
Medical career apart, he has been a popular television presenter and a strong politician as well. He has presented various shows on BBC and holds the seat of the Labour Party at the House of the Lords. He even serves as the Chairman of the House of Lords Select Committee on Science and Technology and a board member and Vice-Chairman of the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology.