Martin Hume JOHNSON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1944-12-19
Education Cheltenham GS, Christ's Coll Cambridge (scholar, MA, PhD)
Publications Publications Immunobiology of Trophoblast (jt ed, 1975), Physiological Consequences of Immunity to Reproductive Hormones (jt ed, 1976), Development in Mammals (ed, Vol 1 1976, Vol 2 1977, Vol 3 1978, Vol 4 1980, Vol 5 1983), Immunobiology of Gametes (jt ed, 1977), Essential Reproduction (1980, 7 edn 2013, BMA Book Prize in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2008), Sexuality Repositioned (jt ed, 2004), Death Rites and Rights (jt ed, 2007), Birth Rites and Rights (jt ed, 2011); author of over 280 papers on the science, medicine, ethics, law, teaching and history of reproduction and early development
Recreations opera, music, walking, theatre
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Martin Johnson
Career Univ of Cambridge: jr res fell Christ's Coll and MRC 1969-73, Elmore res studentship Physiological Lab 1973, sr res fell 1973-92, lectr Dept of Anatomy 1974-84, reader 1984-91, prof of reproductive sciences 1992-2012 (now emeritus), head Dept of Anatomy 1995-99, vice-master Christ's Coll 2007-08, pres Christ's Coll 2009-10; dir: Reproduction Research Information Service Ltd 1986-88, Company of Biologists Ltd 1986-94; co sec Cambridge Fertility Consultants 1989-91; inspr Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authy 1993- (memb 1994-99); Harkness fell Johns Hopkins Univ and Univ of Colorado 1971-73, Br Cncl fell Inst for Res in Reproduction Bombay and Indian Inst of Science 1979, Frank R Lillie fell Marine Biological Lab 1982, MRC res fell 1984-87, Albert Brachet Prize Belgian Royal Acad 1989, lectr CIBA Fndn Public Debate 1990, hon sr lectr UMDS 1991-95, Hammond lectr Soc for the Study of Fertility 1992, visiting fell La Trobe Univ Melbourne 1993 and 2006, annual public lectr Australasian Soc for Human Biology 1993, Halliburton lectr 1994, S T Huang meml lectr Hong Kong 1997, Anatomical Annual Review lectr 2000, Ver Heyden de Lancey lectr Law Faculty Univ of Cambridge 2007, A E Szulman lectr Univ of Pittsburg 2007, Nobel Symposium lectr 2010, R G Edwards Annual COGI Nobel lectr 2012; visiting prof Univ of Sydney 1999-2004, hon academic fell St Paul's Coll Sydney Univ 2005-; special advsr to Jt Lords and Commons Inquiry Ctee on the Human Tissue and Embryos (Draft) Bill 2007; ed Reproductive BioMedicine Online 2010-; memb: Br Soc for Developmental Biology, Soc for Reproduction and Fertility, Br Soc for Cell Biology, Euro Soc for Human Reproduction and Embryology, Soc of Scholars Johns Hopkins Univ 1993, Cambridge Philosophical Soc; chm Br Soc for Developmental Biology 1984-89, hon memb Stoke's Soc, hon sec Professional Advsy Gp for Infertility and Genetic Servs 1989-94; King's Fund prize for Innovation in Med Educn 1993, Marshall Medal Society for Reproduction and Fertility 2014; FRCOG (ad eundem) 2004, FSB 2011, FMedSci 2012, FRS 2014
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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