Abdol-Hamid (Hamid) GHODSE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1938-04-30
Education Univ of Iran (MD), Univ of London (PhD, DPM, DSc)
Books & Publications >PS< approx 350 incl: Psychoactive Drugs - Improving Prescribing Practices (1988), Ghodse's Drugs and Addictive Behaviour - A Guide to Treatment (1989, 4 edn 2010), Misuse of Drugs (3 edn, with P Bucknell, 1996), Young People and Substance Misuse (ed, 2004), Addiction at Work (ed, 2005), International Control into the 21st Century (2008), Substance Abuse Disorders (jt ed, 2011), International Perspectives on Mental Health (ed, 2011)
Recreations cycling, reading
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Prof Hamid Ghodse
Career Lt Iranian Health Corps 1965; subsequent postgrad trg/research psychiatrist and lectr Morgannwg Hosp Wales, Bart's and Maudsley Hosps London 1969-78, conslt St George's and St Thomas' Hosps 1978-87, prof of psychiatry of addictive behaviour St George's Hosp Med Sch 1987-2003, emeritus prof of psychiatry and int drug policy St George's Univ of London 2003-; hon conslt psychiatrist: St George's Hosp 1987-, SW London and St George's Mental Health Tst 1987-; hon conslt public health med: Merton Sutton and Wandsworth HA 1997-2002, Wandsworth Primary Care Tst 2002-; hon prof: Beijing Medical Univ 1997-, Peking Univ 2000-; visiting prof Keele Univ 2002-05; dir S Thames Addiction Resource Agency for Cmmrs 1996-2004, non-exec dir Medical Cncl on Alcoholism 1996-2006 (patron 2011-), dir Int Centre for Drug Policy 2003-; RCPsych: chm Substance Misuse Section 1990-94, memb Cncl 1990-94 and 2001-07, memb Ct of Electors 1993-99, vice-pres 2001-03, dir Bd of Int Affrs 2001-07; pres Euro Collaborating Centres for Addiction Studies 1995-, convenor Assoc of Euro Profs of Psychiatry 1996-, chm Assoc Profs of Psychiatry (British Isles) 2002- (hon sec 1990-2002); memb: Expert Advsy Panel WHO 1979-, UN Int Narcotics Control Bd 1992- (pres 1993-95, 1997-99, 2000-02, 2004-06, 2008 and 2010-), Fedn of Assocs of Clinical Profs UK 1992-, Cncl St George's Med Sch 1993-96, Subject Panel Univ of London 1993-2009 (i/c higher degrees in psychiatry, chm 2003-09), Scientific Ctee on Tobacco and Health (SCOTH) 2000-05, Med Studies Ctee Univ of London 2003-09; non-exec dir: Nat Clinical Assessment Authy (NCAA) 2001-05, Nat Patient Safety Agency 2005-; advsr Parly and NHS Ombudsman 2004-06; medical dir Advsy Ctee on Clinical Excellence Awards 2006-09, chm Int Health Advsr Bd Dept of Health 2009-10; ed International Psychiatry 2003-; inventor pupillometer for measuring Anisocoria (Euro, Canadian and US Patents with D Taylor, A Britten and G Gibson), selected by Design Cncl as a Millennium product 2000, devised Ghodse Opioid Addiction Test (GOAT) (German, French, US and UK Patents); FRCP 1992 (MRCP 1988), FRCPsych 1985 (MRCPsych 1980), FFPHM 1997 (MFPHM 1996), FRCPE 1997, FHEA 2007, hon fell World Psychiatric Assoc 2008, FAPA 2010, APA int distinguished fell 2012, FFFLM 2012
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