Rajinder Singh (Raj) BHOPAL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1953-04-10
Education Shawlands Acad Glasgow, Univ of Edinburgh (BSc, MB ChB, MD), Univ of Glasgow (MPH, MacKinlay prize 1985)
Publications N/A
Recreations chess, hill climbing, photography, travel, golf, cycling and walking
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Raj Bhopal, CBE
Career surgical/house offr 1978-79, med house offr 1979, SHO in accident and emergency 1979-80, trainee GP 1980-81, SHO in general med 1981-82, SHO in infectious and tropical diseases 1982, sr registrar in community med 1985 (registrar 1983-85), lectr and hon sr registrar in community med Univ of Glasgow 1985-88; Univ of Newcastle upon Tyne: sr lectr 1988-91, hon conslt in public health med 1988-99, prof of epidemiology and public health 1991-99, head Dept of Epidemiology and Public Health 1991-98; Bruce and John Usher chair of public health Univ of Edinburgh 1999-, head Div of Community Health Sci 2000-03; visiting prof Dept of Epidemiology Sch of Public Health Univ of North Carolina 1996-97; hon conslt in public health medicine Lothian Health Bd 1999-; non-exec dir Newcastle HA 1992-94, vice-chm and non-exec dir Newcastle and N Tyneside HA 1994-96, non-exec dir Health Educn Authy England 1996-99; visiting worker MRC Med Sociology Unit Glasgow 1986-94, memb Advsy Bd Int Respiratory Infection Taskforce Schering Plough 1993-96; assoc ed Jl of Public Health Med 1989-90, memb Editorial Bd Jl of Epidemiology and Community Health 1993-98; memb: MRC Health Services Research and Public Health Bd 1999-2003, GMC 1978-, MRC Advsy Bd 1997-99, MRC Cross Bd Gp 2000-02, Sci Ctee Biobank UK 2003-04, Steering Ctee Nat Resource Centre for Ethnic Minority Health Scot (chair 2002-08); chair World Congress of Epidemiology 2011; Soc of Public Health: Maddison Research Prize 1992, J T Neech Prize 1994; Royal Soc for the Promotion of Health JW Starkey Silver Medal 2000, Cert of Recognition Sikh Heritage in Scotland 2007, Nat Award Br Assoc of Physicians of Indian Origin 2008, S Asian Health Fndn Award 2008, Sam Ramaiah Award Faculty of Public Health 2011; author of numerous pubns, papers and book chapters on the health and health care of ethnic minorities, infectious diseases and environmental health, epidemiology and public health; Hon DSc Queen Margeret Univ Coll 2005; MRCP 1982, FRCPEd 2000, FFPHM 1995 (Littlejohn Gairdner prize 1986, MFPHM 1987)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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