Dr. Graham H. Beastall is a Professional Advisor on Laboratory Medicine for the UK Government Department of Health, and the recipient of the August 2010 Mentor of the Month for the American Association for Clinical Chemistry. Dr. Beastall has published well over 150 articles concentrating on biochemical endocrinology and evidence based on laboratory medicine. Dr. Beastall has held many distinguished roles throughout his career, and has been awarded with numerous awards including an honorary Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians. In 2007, he was invited by the Queen to visit Buckingham Palace and was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire. We would like to congratulate Dr. Beastall for all of his accomplishments, and for being a great mentor to many indiviuals!