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William Graham Wood

William Graham Wood, German biochemist. Certified clinical chemist. Recipient Professor award Governor Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel, Germany, 1987. Member German Society for Clinical Chemical, German Society for Endocrinology (Schoeller-Junkmann prize, 1984), INSTAND (Instand prize, 1986), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Wood, William Graham was born on April 23, 1944 in Colne, Great Britain. Arrived in Federal Republican of Germany, 1975. Son of Frank and Theresa Rebecca (Kavanagh) Wood.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in biochemistry with honors, Leeds University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in anatomy, Leeds University, 1971. Habilitatus in clinical chemistry, Medical University, Lubeck, Germany, 1984.

    Career

    • Research fellow Technology University, Munich, 1975-1976, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, 1977-1980. Head of laboratories department medicine Medical University, Lübeck, 1980-1992. Head of laboratory diagnostic department City Hospital, Stralsund, Federal Republican Germany, since 1992.

      Consultant quality control Instand, Düsseldorf, Federal Republican Germany, since 1985. Advisory board Europe J. Clinical Chemical Clinical Biochemistry, Berlin, 1984-1988, 92—, Clinical Laboratory, Heidelberg.

    Major achievements

    • Certified clinical chemist.

    Works

    • Author: Radioimmunoassay in Theory & Practice, 1981. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member German Society for Clinical Chemical, German Society for Endocrinology (Schoeller-Junkmann prize, 1984), INSTAND (Instand prize, 1986), New York Academy of Sciences.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, history of religion, nature observations.

    Connections

    • Married Ingeburg Heide Kober, December 21, 1973. Children: Lars Peter, Jens Nikolas.
    • father: Frank Wood
    • mother: Theresa Rebecca (Kavanagh) Wood
    • spouse: Ingeburg Heide Kober
    • children: Lars Peter Wood
    • Jens Nikolas Wood
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    Born April 23, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1966
      Leeds University
    • 1971
      Leeds University
    • 1984
      Medical University
    • 1975 - 1976
      Research fellow, Technology University
      Munich, Bayern, Germany, Germany
    • 1977 - 1980
      Research fellow, Technology University
      Munich, Bayern, Germany, Germany
    • 1980 - 1992
      head, of laboratories department medicine Medical University
      Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, Germany
    • 1992
      head, of laboratory diagnostic department City Hospital
      Stralsund, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

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