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Medical educator

Anthony Walter Segal, South African medical educator. Certified specialist physician in general (internal) medicine, specialist gastroenterologist. Fellow, Academy Medical Sciences, United Kingdom, 1998, Royal Society, United Kingdom, 1998. Fellow: Royal College Physicians.

Background

Segal, Anthony Walter was born on February 24, 1944 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Arrived in England, 1969. Son of Cyril Segal and Doreen Celina Mishcon.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, BChir, University Cape Town, South Africa, 1967. Doctor of Medicine, University Cape Town, South Africa, 1974. Master of Science in Biochemistry, University London, 1973.

Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1979. Doctor of Science, University London, 1984.

Career

He has been Charles Dent Professor of Medicine, University College London, since 1986. He was educated at the University of Cape Town (MB ChB, MD) and University of London (MSc, DSc, PhD). He was a founding Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences and elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1998.

His recent work is concerned with Crohn's Disease and the role played by neutrophils and granulocyte-colony stimulating factor.

Achievements

  • Certified specialist physician in general (internal) medicine, specialist gastroenterologist.

Membership

Fellow: Royal College Physicians.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, art, water sports.

Connections

Married Barbara Anne Miller, December 18, 1966 (divorced 1994). Children: Terry, Jessica, Penelope.

father:
Cyril Segal

mother:
Doreen Celina Mishcon

spouse:
Barbara Anne Miller

children:
Terry Segal

Jessica Segal

Penelope Segal