Richard PETO

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1943-05-14
Education Univ of Cambridge (MA), Univ of London (MSc)
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Style Sir Richard Peto, FRS
Career research offr MRC Statistical Research Unit 1967-69; Dept of the Regius Prof of Med Univ of Oxford: research offr 1969-72, lectr 1972-75, reader 1975-79; Nuffield Dept of Clinical Med Univ of Oxford: univ reader in cancer studies 1979-92, prof of med statistics and epidemiology 1992-, co-dir (with >qv1qv2<75337>qv3<, >ir<) Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit (CTSU); fndn fell Green Coll Oxford 1979-; General Motors visiting prof Int Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Lyon 1992; hon prof Chinese Acad of Preventive Med 1989-, adjunct prof Cornell Univ 1990-, hon prof Peking Union Med Coll 1995-; Caradog Jones lectr RSS 1992, Rickman Godlee lectr UCL 1999; MA (by incorporation) Univ of Oxford 1974, Hon Dr Univ of Tampere 1992, Hon DSc Univ of London 1999, Hon DSc Univ of Southampton 2003; hon memb Swedish Soc of Internal Med 1988, academician Acad of Finland 2001, membre étranger Associé de l'Académie des Sciences France 2002; FRS 1989, Hon FFPHM 1992, fndr fell Acad of Med Sciences 1998, Hon FRCP 1999 (Hon MRCP 1987); Offr Cross of the Order of Merit (Poland) 2002; >ir< Guy Silver Medal RSS 1986, Helmut Horten Fndn Award (jtly) 1989, Gairdner Fndn Award Canada 1992, Frohlich Award NY Acad of Sciences 1993, Donald Reid Medal London Sch of Hygiene 1993, Polish Cardiac Soc Medal of Merit 1993, La Médaille de la Ville de Paris (Échelon Vermeil) 1994, European Award for Excellence in Stroke Research (jtly) 1995, Oettlé Meml Medal SA 1996, Prix Raymond Bourgine for Achievement in Cancer Research (jtly) 1996, Gold Award Polish Health Promotion Fndn 1997, Prix Louis Jeantet for Med 1997, 10th World Conf on Tobacco or Health Award 1997, Fothergill Medal Med Soc of London (jtly) 1998, Leverhulme Prize Liverpool Sch of Tropical Med (jtly), 1998, Polish Presidential Public Health Award 2000, Int Aspirin Sr Award (jtly) 2000, Prince Mahidol Award for Public Health (jtly) Thailand 2000, Lynn Sage Distinguished Award in Breast Cancer Research 2001, King Olav V Prize Norwegian Cancer Soc (jtly) 2002, Mott Prize General Motors Cancer Research Fndn 2002, Royal Medal Royal Soc 2002
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