Geoffrey BURNSTOCK

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1929-05-10
Education Greenford Co GS, KCL (BSc), KCL and UCL (PhD), Univ of Melbourne (DSc)
Publications N/A
Recreations wood sculpture and tennis
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Geoffrey Burnstock, FRS
Career Nat Serv 1947-48; Nat Inst for Med Res London 1956-57, Dept of Pharmacology Univ of Oxford 1957-59, Dept of Physiology Univ of Illinois (Rockefeller travelling fellowship) 1959; Univ of Melbourne Aust: sr lectr Dept of Zoology 1959-62, reader in physiological zoology 1962-64, prof of zoology and chm of dept 1964-75, assoc dean of biological sci 1969-72; visiting prof Dept of Pharmacology UCLA 1970; UCL: prof of anatomy 1975-, head Dept of Anatomy and Developmental Biology 1975-97, convener Centre for Neuroscience 1979-, vice-dean Faculty of Med Sci 1980-83; visiting prof RSM Fndn New York 1988; Autonomic Neuroscience Inst Royal Free and Univ Coll Med Sch UCL: dir 997-2004, emeritus prof 2004-, pres 2004-; author of over 1000 pubns in scientific and med jls and books; chm Scientific Advsy Bd Eisai London Ltd 1990-97, vice-pres Anatomical Society of Great Britain and Ireland 1990, memb Gt Barrier Reef Ctee, fndr memb Int Cncl for Scientific Devpt, Int Acad of Sci and Acad Med Sci; memb Cncl: The Bayliss and Starling Soc 1986-96, Royal Postgrad Med Sch 1989-97, Br Assoc (Medical) 1998; memb: Int Cncl Neurovegetative Res, Bd MRC, MRC Inst for Molecular Cell Biology, Br Physiological Soc, Aust Physiological and Pharmacological Soc, Int Soc for Biochemical Pharmacology, Br Pharmacological Soc, Br Anatomical Soc, Euro Artery Club, Int Brain Res Orgn, Int Soc for Devptal Neuroscience, Euro Neuroscience Assoc, Clinical Autonomic Res Soc, Euro Neuropeptide Club, Neurogastroenterology Soc, Academia Europaea 1992; foreign memb Russian Soc of Neuropathology 1993; Otto Krayer lecture Harvard 1976, Synthelabo lecture Paris 1979, British Physiological Soc Review lecture Birmingham 1979, Cummings Meml lecture 1980, Schueler Distinguished lecture in pharmacology Tulane Inst New Orleans 1982, First Ulf von Euler lecture in physiology Stockholm 1985, First John T Shepherd lecture Mayo Clinic Rochester 1986, Harold Lamport lecture in physiology Seattle 1986, Oliver-Sharpey lecture RCP 1987, Ariëns lecture Utrecht 1987, Heymans memorial lecture Gent 1990, Knight visiting prof lecture Miami 1993, Charnock Bradley lecture Edinburgh 1994, C Ladd Prosser lectr Illinois 1995, Ludwig R Müller Meml lecture European Fedn of Autonomic Socs Erlangen 2001, Horace Davenport Distinguished Lectureship American Physiological Soc Orlando 2001, Sherrington Lecture Liverpool 2001, IUPHAR Plenary Lecture San Francisco 2002, Stevenson Meml Lecture London and Ontario 2003, First Annual Burnstock Lecture Chapel Hill USA 2004; ed-in-chief: Autonomic Neuroscience: Basic and Clinical, Purinergic Signalling; series ed The Autonomic Nervous System Vols 1-14 1992-99; memb Editorial Bd of over 30 other jls incl: Jl of Anatomy, Jl of Vascular Research, Int Jl of Developmental Neuroscience, Autonomic Neuroscience (ed-in-chief); memb int advsy bd NeuroReport, conslt to Euro Jl of Pharmacology; Royal Medal Royal Soc 2000, The Janssen Award in Gastroenterology for lifetime achievement in digestive science 2000, corr academician Real Academia Nacinal de Farmacia Spain; hon memb Physiological Soc 2003; Hon MSc 1962, Hon MRCP 1987, Hon FRCS 1999, Hon FRCP 2000; FAA 1971, FRS 1986, FMedSci 1998, FRPharmS 2004
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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