Frances Asher

About Frances Asher

Who is it?: Actress
Birth Day: February 15, 1952
Alma mater: University of Cambridge
Awards: FRS (1999) Walter B. Cannon (2007) UNESCO award (2012) DBE (2015)
Fields: Physiology
Institutions: University of Oxford Trinity College, Oxford
Thesis: Calcium electrogenesis in insect muscle (1978)

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Frances Asher was born on February 15, 1952, is Actress. Frances Asher is an actress, known for Hawaii Five-O (1968).
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After attending Talbot Heath School Ashcroft gained a degree in Natural Sciences, and then a PhD in zoology from Cambridge in 1978. Ashcroft then did post-doctoral research at the University of Leicester and the University of California at Los Angeles.


Ashcroft was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1999. In 2007 Ashcroft was awarded the Walter B. Cannon Award, the highest honour bestowed by the American Physiological Society. She was one of five 2012 winners of the L'Oreal-UNESCO Award for Women in Science.


Ashcroft was awarded an honorary degrees of Doctor of the University from the Open University in 2003 and Doctor of Science from the University of Leicester on 13 July 2007.


Ashcroft appeared (as a diner) on MasterChef during the 2011 series, along with several other Fellows of the Royal Society.


Ashcroft delivered the Croonian Lecture at the Royal Society in 2013.


In the 2015 Queen's Birthday Honours, she was appointed a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) 'for services to Medical Science and the Public Understanding of Science'.