David Wilkie PURDIE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1946-08-13
Education Ayr Acad, Univ of Glasgow (MB ChB)
Publications N/A
Recreations classical rhetoric, golf, Scottish Enlightenment studies, life and works of Sir Walter Scott and Robert Burns
Clubs New (Edinburgh), Scottish Arts, Lord's Taverners, Sunningdale Golf, Pine Valley Golf (USA)
Style Prof David W Purdie
Career ship's surgn SS Canberra P&O Lines Ltd London 1970-71, SHO Western Infirmary and Queen Mother's Hosp Glasgow, MRC res registrar Univ of Glasgow 1973-75, registrar Queen Mother's Hosp and Western Infirmary Glasgow 1975-78, lectr Univ of Dundee 1978-83, sr lectr Univ of Leeds 1983-89, prof and dir of postgrad med educn Univ of Hull 1989-94, hon conslt gynaecologist Royal Hull Hosps Tst 1989-2003, fndn dean Postgrad Med Sch Univ of Hull 1994-95, head of clinical res Centre for Metabolic Bone Disease Hull Royal Infirmary/Univ of Hull 1995-2003, conslt Edinburgh Osteoporosis Centre 2003-06; hon fell Sch of Clincal Sciences Univ of Edinburgh 2004-12, hon fell Inst for Advanced Studies in the Humanities Univ of Edinburgh 2012-; chm Br Menopause Soc 1997-99, memb Scientific Advsy Gp Nat Osteoporosis Soc; ed-in-chief The Burns Encyclopaedia, author of scientific articles on osteoporosis, oestrogen, oestrogen receptor modulation, and related subjects; author and freelance journalist, articles in The Scotsman, Sunday Times and Daily Telegraph, columnist Golf Int, speechwriter and speech ed for MPs, sports personalities and public figures; chm Sir Walter Scott Club 2007-13, past pres Boswell Soc; patron: Nat Galleries of Scotland, Nat Library of Scotland; chm Edinburgh Burns Club; MD (commendation) 1990; FSA Scot 1981, FRCOG 1988, FRCPEd 1997, FRSSA 2009
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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