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Pediatrician

Claude Gerald Newman, British pediatrician. Served with Royal Air Force, 1955-1957.; Fellow Royal College Physicians London, Royal Society Medicine, Royal College Paediatrics and Child Health; member British Cardiac Society, British Paediatric Assn.Mem. Liberal Democrat Party.

Background

Newman, Claude Gerald was born on March 31, 1930 in Berlin. Son of Francis Ludwig and Alice Irmgard (Edler) Newman.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science, Middlesex Hospital Medical School, U. London, 1953. House physician, senior house officer Middlesex Hospital. Pediatric registrar Hammersmith Hospital, Whittington Hospital, London.

Senior registrar St. Thomas' Hospital, London. Consultant pediatrician, pediatric cardiologist Chelsea and Westminster Hospital London, 1969-1995, emeritus, 1995. Director Leon Gillis unit Queen Mary's Hospital, London, 1969-1995.

Member Thalidomide Medical Panel, London, 1972-1976. Medical advisor Thalidomide Society, Reach and Down's Heart Group, Great Britain. Chairman Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers in Europe, London, 1980-1990.

Career

Director Leon Gillis unit Queen Mary's Hospital, London, 1969-1995.

Membership

Served with Royal Air Force, 1955-1957. Fellow Royal College Physicians London, Royal Society Medicine, Royal College Paediatrics and Child Health. Member British Cardiac Society, British Paediatric Assn.Mem.

Liberal Democrat Party.

Connections

Married Ruth Margaret Rockwell. Children: Joanna Frances, Erica Judith, Rebecca Kate.

father:
Francis Ludwig Newman

mother:
Alice Irmgard (Edler) Newman

spouse:
Ruth Margaret Rockwell

children:
Joanna Frances Newman

Erica Judith Newman

Rebecca Kate Newman