Robert Maurice Lipson Winston WINSTON

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1940-07-15
Education St Paul's, Univ of London (MB BS)
Publications N/A
Recreations theatre, music, skiing, wine, broadcasting
Clubs Athenaeum, Garrick, MCC
Style The Rt Hon Lord Winston
Career sr res accoucheur The London Hosp 1965, sr lectr Inst of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1975-81, visiting res prof Catholic Univ of Leuven Belgium 1976-77, conslt obstetrician and gynaecologist Hammersmith Hosp 1978-2005 (sr res fell 1975-78), prof of gynaecology Univ of Texas San Antonio 1980-81, reader in fertility studies Royal Postgrad Med Sch 1981-86, prof of fertility studies Univ of London 1986-2005, dean Inst of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Imperial Coll Sch of Med at Hammersmith Hosp (Royal Postgraduate Med Sch until merger 1997) 1995-98, vice-chm Div of Paediatrics Obstetrics and Gynaecology Imperial Coll Sch of Med, dir of NHS R&D Hammersmith Hosps Tst 1999-2005, prof emeritus Imperial Coll London 2005- (prof of sci and society 2008-); chllr Sheffield Hallam Univ 2001-; author of over 300 scientific papers on reproduction; chm Br Fertility Soc 1990-93 (fndr memb); pres: Int Fallopius Soc 1987-88, Progress All-Pty Parly Gp for Res In Reproduction 1991; memb House of Lords Select Ctee on Sci and Technol 1997- (chm 1999-2001); memb Bd Parly Office for Sci and Technol 1999- (vice-chm 2006-); pres Br Assoc for the Advancement of Sci 2005; memb Cncl Engr and Physical Sci Res Cncl 2007-; TV presenter: Your Life in their Hands (BBC) 1979-87, Making Babies (BBC) 1996-97, The Human Body (BBC) 1998, The Secret Life of Twins (BBC) 1999, The Superhuman (BBC) 2000, Threads of Life (BBC), Human Instinct (BBC), The Human Mind (BBC) 2003, Child of Our Time (BBC), Story of God (BBC) 2005, Child Against All Odds (BBC) 2006, Superdoctors (BBC) 2008; radio presenter Robert Winston's Musical Analysis (BBC Radio 4) 2009; memb: Cncl ICRF (now Cancer Research UK) 1997-2004, Bd Lyric Theatre Hammersmith 1997-2005; chm Cncl Royal College of Music 2007-; Cedric Carter Medal Clinical Genetics Soc 1992, Victor Bonney Prize Royal Coll of Surgns of Eng 1993, Chief Rabbinate Open Award for Contributions to Society 1993, Gold Medal Royal Soc for Health, Michael Faraday Gold Medal Royal Soc 1999, Gold Medal BMA Medicine in the Media 1999, Edwin Stevens Medal RSM 2003, Maitland Medal Inst of Engineers 2004, Al-Hammadi Medal RCSEd 2005, Peer of the Year 2008; hon fell Queen Mary & Westfield Coll London 1996, memb Cncl Univ of Surrey 2008-; Hon DSc: Univ of St Andrews, Univ of Strathclyde, Salford Univ, Cranfield Univ, UMIST, Oxford Brookes Univ, Univ of Sunderland, Univ of Middlesex, Lancaster Univ, Univ of Exeter, Queen's Univ Belfast, TCD, UEA, Univ of Auckland; FRCP, FRCOG, FRSA, FMedSci, FRCSEd, FRCPSGlas, FIBiol, Hon FREng
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