Richard Sydney William SMITH

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1952-03-11
Education Roan GS for Boys, Univ of Edinburgh Med Sch (BSc, MB ChB), Graduate Sch of Business Stanford Univ (MSc)
Publications N/A
Recreations music (particularly jazz and chamber), theatre, wine, hill walking, making soup, porridge, marmalade and trouble
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Richard Smith, CBE
Career house offr: Eastern Gen Hosp Edinburgh 1976-77, Dunfermline and West Fife Hosp 1977; jr doctor Auckland and Green Lane Hosps Auckland NZ 1977-78, chief exec BMJ Publishing Group and ed British Medical Journal 1991-2004 (asst ed 1979-91), chief exec UnitedHealth Europe 2004-07, dir UnitedHealth Chronic Disease Initiative 2007-; prof of medical journalism Dept of Med Univ of Nottingham 1993-2001, visiting prof: LSHTM 1996-2004, Warwick Medical Sch 2009-, adjunct prof Imperial Coll Inst for Global Health Innovation 2011-; television doctor: BBC Breakfast Time 1982-86, TV-AM 1988-89; chair Patient Knows Best 2008-; chm Foresight Ctee on Info and Health 2020 2000; memb: BMA 1979-2004, Med Journalists' Assoc 1980, RCP working pty on alcohol 1985-87, RCP working pty on prison med 1987-90, bd ed Nat Med Jl of India 1991-2001, Int Ctee Med Jl Eds 1991-2004, Bd World Assoc of Med Eds 1994-2000, RCOG ind ctee Inquiry 1995, Bd Project HOPE UK 1996-2002, Editorial Bd Canadian Med Assoc Jl 1997-2001, Scientific Advsy Ctee of Univ of Lausanne 1997-2002, RCP working pty into Structure and Functions of RCP 1998, Bd Public Library of Science 2004-11, Governing Cncl St George's Univ of London 2004-12, Advsy Bd Global Trial Bank 2005-07, Medicines Partnership Task Force Nat Prescribing Centre 2006-08, UK Panel for Health and Biomedical Research Integrity 2006-, Bd C3 Collaborating for Health 2009-, Int Scientific Advsy Bd Children's Heartlink 2010-, Bd ICDDR.B 2012- (chair Bd of Tstees 2013-), Ind Cmmn on Whole Person Care 2013-; advsr to Dept Health Ind Inquiry into Inequalities in Health 1998; contrib Comment is Free The Guardian website 2006-10, blogger for BMJ 2009-; chair Cochrane Library Oversight Ctee 2010-; tstee Klevis Kola Fndn 2009-; fell Acad of Gen Educn Manipal Karnataka India 1993; MFPHM 1991, FRCPE 1992, FRCP 1995-2010 (MRCP 1993), FRCGP 1997, FFPHM 1997, FAMS 1998, FRCSEd 1999; >ir< Med Journalists' Assoc Young Journalist of the Year 1980, Periodical Publishers' Assoc Specialist Writer of the Year 1981, runner up Med Journalists' Assoc Journalist of the Year 1983 and 1985
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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