Master of Arts, University Oxford, England, 1957. Bachelor of Medicine, University Oxford, 1962. DM, University Oxford, 1969.
Master of Science, University Manchester, 1973. FRC Psychiatry, Royal College Psychiatrists, 1974. Student, Hertford College, Oxford, England.
Student, St. Thomas' Hospital, London, 1962. Student, Maudsley Hospital.
Lecturer in psychiatry, U. London, 1968-1969;
assistant professor, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1969-1970;
senior lecturer, U. Manchester, 1967-1972;
professor psychiatry, U. Manchester, 1972-1992;
professor psychiatry, Maudsley Hospital, since 1992. Visiting professor Medical University of Southern California Charleston, 1978, U. West Australia, Perth, 1987. Science adviser to chief scientist Department Health Social Security, London, 1972-1983.
Consultant World Health Organization, since 1976. Chairman general psychiatry Joint Committee Higher Psychiatric Training, 1982-1987, London Commission, 1996-1997.
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Fellow Royal College Physicians of London, Royal College Psychiatrists (Gaskell Gold medal 1968).
Married Ilfra Joy Pink, April 30, 1966. Children: Paul Wilfred, Ilfra Charlotte, Katherine Anna, Emma Alexandra.