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Robert Angus Harkness

Robert Angus Harkness, British pathologist. Fellow Royal College Pathologists of United Kingdom, Royal Society Chemistry United Kingdom, Royal College Physicians Edinburgh; member Bio-chemical Society, Society for Endocrinology (past secretary-treasurer hormone group).

Background

  • Harkness, Robert Angus was born in Stockton-on-Tees, England. Son of Robert and Evelyn Laura (Underwood) Harkness.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University Edinburgh, 1955, Doctor of Philosophy., 1962.

    Career

    • Research fellow University Edinburgh, Scotland, 1958-1962. Member science staff, clinical endocrinology research unit Medical Research Council, Edinburgh, 1962-1966. Senior lecturer, consultant in administrative charge University Edinburgh and National Health Service, 1966-1976.

      Member science staff Medical Research Council, honorary consultant chemical pathologist Medical Research Council Clinical Research Centre, Harrow, Middlesex, England, since 1976.

    Works

    • Editor-in-chief Journal Inherited Metabolic Disease, since 1979.

    Membership

    Fellow Royal College Pathologists of United Kingdom, Royal Society Chemistry United Kingdom, Royal College Physicians Edinburgh. Member Bio-chemical Society, Society for Endocrinology (past secretary-treasurer hormone group).

    Connections

    • Married Eveline Jean Roy. Children– Anne Eveline, Robert Derek, Ian Roy.
    • father: Robert Harkness
    • mother: Evelyn Laura (Underwood) Harkness
    • spouse: Eveline Jean Roy
    • children: Anne Eveline Harkness
    • Robert Derek Harkness
    • Ian Roy Harkness
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