John William GORROD

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1931-10-11
Education Univ of London (DSc, PhD), Chelsea Coll London (Dip), Brunel Coll of Advanced Technol (HNC)
Books & Publications Drug Metabolism in Man (1978), Drug Toxicity (1979), Testing for Toxicity (1981), Biological Oxidation of Nitrogen in Organic Molecules (1985), Biological Oxidation of Nitrogen (1978), Metabolism of Xenobiotics (1988), Development of Drugs and Modern Medicines (1986), Molecular Basis of Human Disease (1989), Molecular Basis of Neurological Disorders and Their Treatment (1991), Nicotine and Related Tobacco Alkaloids: absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion (1993), Analytical Determination of Nicotine and Related Compounds and Their Metabolites (ed, with Peyton Jacob III, 1999)
Recreations reading travel and biographies
Clubs Athenaeum
Style Prof John Gorrod
Career res fell Dept of Biochemistry Univ of Bari Italy 1964, res fell Royal Cmmn for the Exhibition of 1851 1965-67, lectr in biopharmacy Chelsea Coll London 1968-80 (reader 1980-84), prof of biopharmacy and head Chelsea Dept of Pharmacy KCL 1984-89, res prof Faculty of Life Sciences KCL 1990-97 (head of Div of Health Sciences 1988-90), prof emeritus Univ of London 1997-, prof of toxicology Univ of Essex 1997-; memb Canada Research Chairs Program Coll of Reviewers 2001-; pres Int Soc for the Study of Xenobiotics (ISSX) 2000-01; govr Ipswich Hosp Tst 2010-14; Silver Galen medal Comenius Univ Bratislava 2012; memb: Assoc for Res in Indoor Air 1989, Air Tport Users' Ctee CAA 1990-92, Assocs for Res in Substances of Enjoyment 1990-97, Cncl Indoor Air Int 1990-98; cncllr Polstead Parish Cncl 1999-2003; corresponding memb German Pharmaceutical Soc 1985; hon fell: Pan/Hellenic Pharmaceutical Soc 1987, Turkish Pharmaceutical Assoc 1988, Bohemslovaca Pharmaceutical Soc 1991, Sch of Pharmacy Univ of London 2002; FRSC 1980, Hon MRPharmS 1982, FRCPath 1984, FKC 1996, CBiol, FRSB
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