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educator , gynecologist , Obstetrician

David Hearnshaw Barlow, British Obstetrician, gynecologist, educator. Fellow Royal College Ob-Gyn. (member county since 1996); member British Menopause Society (treasurer since 1995), National Endometriosis Society (trustee since 1997), National Osteoporosis Society (member county since 1995).


Barlow, David Hearnshaw was born on December 26, 1949 in Glasgow, Scotland. Son of Archibald Edward and Annie (Hamilton) Barlow.


Bachelor of Science in Biochemsitry with honors, University Glasgow, 1971. Bachelor of Medicine ChB, University Glasgow, 1975. Doctor of Medicine, University Glasgow, 1981.

Master of Arts, University Oxford, England, 1985.


Medical Research Council training fellow, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, 1977-1978; Hall tutorial fellow, U. Glasgow, 1979-1980; senior registrar, The Queen Mother's Hospital, Glasgow, 1981-1984; clinical reader in obstetrics-gynecology., U. Oxford, 1984-1990; Nuffiled professor obstetrics-gynecology., U. Oxford, since 1990. Fellow Gren College, Oxford, 1985-1990, Oriel College, Oxford, since 1990. Director Oxford in vitro fertilisation unit John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, since 1985.



Scientific advisory committee WellBeing, chairman 1998-2000. Fellow Royal College Ob-Gyn.1993, (member council 1996-2002). Member British Menopause Society (treasurer 1995-1999, chairman 1999-2001), National Endometriosis Society (trustee 1997-2000), National Osteoporosis Society (member council since 1995, vice-chairman since 2000), Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority, since 1998.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, art.


Married Norma Christie Woodrow, March 30, 1973. Neil John, Catriona Charlotte Anne.

Archibald Edward Barlow

Annie (Hamilton) Barlow

Norma Christie Woodrow