Medical Sciences, Clare College, Cambridge. Entrance and
Foundation Scholarships, First Class in Parts 1 and 2.
Middlesex Hospital, London, for clinical studies. Qualified MB ChB
(Cambridge) with Honours.
Junior hospital posts in London and Geneva.
MD at Guy's Hospital, London, on brittle diabetes.
Registrar and RD Lawrence Research Fellow, Hammersmith Hospital, London.
Senior Lecturer, then Reader and Professor of Medicine, University of Liverpool. Built up and led internationally recognised Diabetes and Endocrinology Research Group.
Dean of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Bristol.
Professor of Medicine and Lead for International Relations, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Bristol.
Emeritus Professor of Medicine and Honorary Senior Research Fellow in English, University of Bristol.
Qualifications and Awards
1984 MD (Cambridge)
1995-2000 President, Anglo-French Medical Society
1998-2000 Vice-President, European Society for Clinical Investigation
2001 Novartis Prize for research into diabetes
2006 ScD (Cambridge)
2006-8 Chair, MEDINE European Network for Medical Education
2008 Docteur honoris causa, Université d’Angers
2011-13 Member, Expert Review Group for Medical Humanities, Wellcome Trust