John Richard ASHTON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1947-05-27
Education Quarry Bank HS Liverpool, Univ of Newcastle upon Tyne Med Sch (Nuffield Fndn scholar in tropical med Fiji Islands, Charlton scholar in med, MB BS), LSHTM (MSc, Sir Allen Daley meml prize in social med)
Books & Publications Everyday Psychiatry (1980), Esmedune 2000 (A Healthy Liverpool) - Vision or Dream? (1986), The New Public Health - The Liverpool Experience (with H Seymour, 1988, Spanish edn 1990), Healthy Cities (ed, 1991), The Urban Health Crisis - Strategies for All in the Face of Rapid Urbanisation (ed, 1991), The Epidemiological Imagination - A Reader (ed, 1994), The Pool of Life - A Public Health Walk in Liverpool (with Maggi Morris, 1997, 2 edn 2008), The Gift Relationship (ed with Ann Oakley); also author of numerous book chapters, papers and editorials in learned jls
Recreations family, small holding, poultry keeping, walking and cycling, Liverpool FC, reading the papers
Clubs N/A
Style John Ashton
Career house physician and house surgn Newcastle upon Tyne Univ Hosp Gp 1970-71, gen practice locum Great Yarmouth and Mid Wales 1971, SHO in gen med and geriatrics 1971-72, SHO and registrar psychiatry 1972-74, princ in gen practice Newcastle upon Tyne and Northumberland 1974-75, lectr in primary med care (mental health) Univ of Southampton and princ in gen practice Hants Family Practitioner Ctee 1975-76, postgrad student in social med LSHTM 1976-78, sr registrar in community med Hants and lectr in community med Univ of Southampton 1978-79, sr lectr Dept of Community Med LSHTM 1980-82, sr lectr Dept of Public Health Univ of Liverpool 1983-93 (personal chair in public health policy and strategy 1993), dir Liverpool Public Health Observatory 1990-93; regnl dir of public health and regnl med offr: Mersey RHA 1993-94, NW Regnl Office NHS Exec 1994-2002, Govt Office NW 2002-06; dir of public health and county med offr Cumbria 2007-; pres Faculty of Public Health Royal Colleges of Physicians of London, Edinburgh and Glasgow; external examiner Galway Coll, TCD, UCD and Cork Univ Coll; visiting prof Valencian Inst for Public Health Studies 1988, professorial fell Liverpool Sch of Tropical Med 1994, Oliver Tambo visiting prof Cape Town 1997, Wei Lun visiting prof Univ of Hong Kong 1998; visiting prof: Liverpool John Moores Univ 1998, Univ of Manchester 2001-, Univ of Central Lancs 2004, Univ of Lancaster 2006, Univ of Cumbria 2007; Chadwick lectr Chartered Inst of Environmental Health Officers 1990, Chadwick lectr Univ of Manchester 1997, Milroy lectr RCP London 2000, Audrey Wise lectr Univ of Central Lancashire 2005; Kings Fund Scholar N America 1974, Premio Nenufar Award for contributions to int public health Galicia 1997, Alwyn Smith Medal Faculty of Public Health Med for lifelong contribs to public health 2002; inaugural coordinator Euro WHO Healthy Cities Project 1986-88; advsr to WHO on the devpt of educn progs the devpt of city-based public health strategies (Europe, Eastern Mediterranean, The Americas, SE Asia); gen rapporteur 44th World Health Assembly Tech Discussions on urban health Geneva 1991; jt ed (with Prof Carlos Alvarez, Alicante) Jl of Epidemiology and Community Health 1998-2008; memb: Int Scientific Advsy Gp Inst of Public Health Valencia 1995, NW Regnl Assembly and NW RDA Health Partnership 1999-2001, Br Humanitarian Aid Delgn to Kosovo 1999; former memb Bd Faculty of Public Health Med and Exec RCP, tstee UK Public Health Assoc 2009-11, tstee Kendal Arts Int 2012-13; fndr memb The Duncan Soc Liverpool 1997; cncllr Hampshire CC 1981-82 (memb Educn and Police Ctees), chm of tstees Carston Cultural Village Liverpool 2006-09; tstee: Merseyside Fire Support Network 2007-10, Carlisle Youth Zone 2010-13, Nat Museums of Liverpool 2011-; govr Royal Liverpool Children's NHS Tst 2007-10, govr West Lakes Academy Cumbria 2008-10; life pres Duncan Soc 2010-; volunteer bus driver Western Dales Community Bus; hon fell Liverpool John Moores Univ 2003, hon fell Univ of Cumbria 2014; FFPHM 1986 (MFPHM 1979), MFFPRHC 1993, FRCPsych 1993 (MRCPsych 1975), FRCPEd 2003, FRCP 2004, FRSM 2007, FRSA 2012
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