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George Edward Paget

George Edward Paget, British pharmaceutical company executive. Served to lieutenant British Royal Navy, 1945-1949. Member European Society Toxicology (founder), Society of Toxicology, Royal Society Medicine (honorary officer, board directors), Royal Society Edinburgh.

Background

  • Paget, George Edward was born on June 20, 1922 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. Came to the United States, 1978. Son of George Swinson and Georgina May (Hughes) Paget.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Durham, Newcastle, England, 1944. Diploma of Child Health, University Durham, Newcastle, England, 1946. Doctor of Medicine, University Durham, Newcastle, England, 1952.

    Career

    • Toxicologist ICI, United Kingdom, 1952-1961. Director research Saskatchewan & F, 1961-1967, managing director, 1967-1972. Director International Republican Institute, 1972-1978.

      Director health care Monsanto, St. Louis, 1978-1986. Vice president, science liaison G.D. Searle, Skokie, Illinois, since 1986.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor numerous books.

    Membership

    Served to lieutenant British Royal Navy, 1945-1949. Member European Society Toxicology (founder), Society of Toxicology, Royal Society Medicine (honorary officer, board directors), Royal Society Edinburgh. Clubs: New Club (Edinburgh).

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, cooking.

    Connections

    • Married Peggy Gwendolin Lugg, March 5, 1949 (divorced 1984). Children: Penelope Solveig, David Arthur, Peter Swinson. Married Margaret Ann Moult, September 17, 1984.
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    Born June 20, 1922
    • 1944
      University Durham
    • 1946
      University Durham
    • 1952
      University Durham
    • 1952 - 1961
      Toxicologist ICI
    • 1972 - 1978
      director, International Republican Institute
    • 1978 - 1986
      director, health care Monsanto
    • 1986
      vice president
      Skokie, Illinois, United States
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