COOPER, BARRY JOHN was born on August 7, 1932 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Birmingham University, 1950-1953, Bachelor of Arts, 1955-1961, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery. London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medical, 1964-1965, Doctor in Public Health. Gray's Inn, London, 1965-1970, Barrister-at-Law.
Spoken languages: English, French, German, Russ.
Director, Health & Biomedical Information Program, World Health Organization since 1981. Acting Chief, 1980-1981, Principal Editor, 1976-1980, Senior Editor, 1972-1976, Office of Publications, World Health Organization, Geneva. Deputy Medical Officer of Health, Health Department, London Borough of Enfield, 1970-1972, City of Cambridge, 1967-1970, Assistant Medical Officer of Health, City of Coventry, 1963-1967.
Member: British Medical Association. Faculty of Public Health Medicine, London. Fellow, Institute of Linguists, London.
Medical inf, pub health. Linguistics, literature, music, gardening.