Nicholas John WALD

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1944-05-31
Education Owen's Sch, UCH (MB BS), Univ of London (DSc)
Books & Publications Alpha-Fetoprotein Screening - The Current Issues (ed with J E Haddow, 1981), Antenatal and Neonatal Screening (ed, 1984, 2 edn (ed with I Leck) 2000), Interpretation of Negative Epidemiological Evidence for Carcinogenicity (ed with R Doll, 1985), The Epidemiological Approach (1985, 4 edn 2004), UK Smoking Statistics (jt ed, 1988 and 1991), Nicotine Smoking and the Low Tar Programme (ed with P Froggatt, 1989), Smoking and Hormone Related Disorders (ed with J Baron, 1990), Passive Smoking: A Health Hazard (jt ed, 1991), International Smoking Statistics (co-author, 1994)
Recreations boating, economics
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Prof Sir Nicholas Wald
Career MRC Epidemiology and Med Care Unit 1971- (memb sci staff), ICRF Cancer Epidemiology and Clinical Trials Unit Oxford 1972-83, prof and head of Centre for Environmental and Preventive Med Bart's 1983- (dir Wolfson Inst of Preventive Medicine 1992-95 and 1997-); ed-in-chief Jl of Medical Screening (inaugural ed) 1994-; hon dir Cancer Research Campaign Screening Gp 1986-2000, hon conslt East London & City and Oxford RHA's; Advsy Cncl on Sci and Technol: memb Med Res and Health Ctee 1991-92; MRC: memb Steering Ctee of the MRC Study on Multivitamins and Neural-Tube Defects 1982-92, chm Smoking Review Working Gp 1986-90, chm Study Monitoring Ctee of the MRC Randomised Clinical Trial of Colo-Rectal Cancer Screening 1986-, chm Steering Ctee for Multicentre Aneurysm Screening Study 1997-; Dept of Health: memb Advsy Ctee on Breast Cancer Screening 1986-99, memb Ind Sci Ctee on Smoking and Health 1983-91, Central Research and Devpt Ctee 1991-96, memb Chief Medical Offr's Health of the Nation Working Gp 1991-97, memb Chief Medical Offr's Advsy Gp on Folate Supplementation in the Prevention of Neural Tube Defects 1991-92, memb Scientific Ctee on Tobacco and Health 1993-2002, memb Advsy Ctee on Cervical Screening 1996-99, memb Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency Expert Advsy Panel 1996-, Population Screening Panel 1993-1998, Ctee on Med Aspects of Food and Nutrition Policy, Working Gp of Nutritional Status of Population, Folic Acid Subgroup 1996-2000, Ctee Nat Screening, Antenatal Subgroup 1997, HPV/LBC Pilots Steering Gp 2000-03, Advsy Gp for the Evaluation of UK Colorectal Cancer Screening Pilot 2000-03; Royal Coll of Physicians: memb Ctee on Ethical Issues in Medicine 1988-, memb Sub-Ctee on Ethical Issues in Clinical Genetics 1988-91, memb Special Advsy Gp to Med Info Technol Ctee 1984-94; NE Thames RHA: memb Clinical Genetics Advsy Sub-Ctee 1984-1992, memb Dist Res Ethics Ctee 1990-95, memb Cncl Coronary Prevention Gp 1993-94; memb: Action on Smoking and Health Res Ctee 1982-91, Wellcome Trust Physiology and Pharmacology Panel 1995-2000, Nuclear Test Veterans Advsy Gp Nat Radiological Bd 2000-04, Faculty of Public Health Info Sub-Ctee 2001-05, Lung Cancer Gp Nat Cancer Res Network 2001-05, WHO Working Gp on Methodologies of Non-Communicable Disease Screening 2001-, Bd of Dirs Int Soc of Prenatal Diagnosis; Nat Ctee for Clinical Lab Standards (NCCLS), Sub-Ctee on Maternal Serum Screening 2001-; memb Editorial Bd: Prenatal Diagnosis, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Soc Biological Sciences 2008-; FFPH 1982, FRCP 1986, FRCOG 1992, FMedSci 1998, CBiol, FIBiol 2000, FRS 2004; Awards William Julius Mickle Fellowship 1990, Kennedy Fndn Int Award in Scientific Research 2000, US Public Health Service and Centers for Disease Control Award (jtly with Richard Smithells) 2002, RCP Lord Rayner Lecture 2009, RSM Jephcott Lecture and Medal 2011, Hamdan Award for Medical Research Excellence 2012
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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