Dame Sally Davies was appointed the UK’s special envoy on antimicrobial resistance in 2019. She is also the 40th master of Trinity College, Cambridge University. She was the chief medical officer for England and senior medical adviser to the UK government from 2011 to 2019. She was a member of the World Health Organization’s executive board from 2014 to 2016, and co-convener of the United Nations Inter-Agency Coordination Group on Antimicrobial Resistance, reporting in 2019. In 2020, Dame Sally was announced as a member of the new UN Global Leaders Group on AMR.