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Peter Fells

Peter Fells, British ophthalmologist.

Background

  • Fells, Peter was born on September 6, 1935 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England. Son of Henry Alexander and Clarice (Rowell) Fells.

  • Education

    • Graduate Medical School, London, 1968-1974.

    Career

    • Editor 1st Transactions, International Strabismological Association, 1971, 2d Transactions, 1976. Contributor to publications in field.

    Works

    • Contributor to publications in field. Trinity College senior scholar, 1956. Harkness fellow Commonwealth Fund, 1966-1967.

    Politics

    Social norms that assume different standards for women than for men in marriage are outdated and should be rejected. Laws in civil society should define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

    Religion

    Since righteousness is demanded of God, one needs to know how to receive lieutenant It is received through faith. It is having faith in God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Every person needs the Church for spiritual and emotional care that enables to reconcile relations with God, with others, and with self.

    Membership

    Fellow Royal College Surgeons. Resident University College Hospital, London, 1959-1960, Bristol Eye. Hospital, England, 1960-1962.

    Member editorial board British Journal Ophthalmology, since 1970, Ophthalmic Literature, 1970-1985. Fellow Royal Society Medicine (editorial representative), Faculty Ophthalmology London. Member International Strabismological Association (member council), European Strabismological Association, Ophthalmological Society United Kingdom, British Medical Association.

    Connections

    • Married Christine Gurowich, September 3, 1960. Children– Catherine Linda, Joanna Rachel.
    • father: Henry Alexander Fells
    • mother: Clarice (Rowell) Fells
    • spouse: Christine Gurowich
    • children: Catherine Linda Fells
    • Joanna Rachel Fells
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