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Medicinal chemist

Edward Roberts, British medicinal chemist. Member Royal Society Chemistry (chartered chemist), American Chemical Society (member medicinal chemistry division), New York Academy of Sciences, Society Medicine Research.

Background

Roberts, Edward was born on August 23, 1957 in Liverpool, England. Son of Alfred and Phyllis Victoria (Hughes) Roberts.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University Sussex, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, University Newcastle upon Tyne, 1982.

Career

Research fellow University College Wales, Bangor, 1982-1983, senior research fellow Cardiff, 1983-1986. Head strategic medical chemistry Parke Davis Neurosci. Research Center, Cambridge, England, 1986.

Director chemistry Astra Zeneca Research Center, professor McGill University, Montreal, 1994-1999. Head discovery chemistry F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd., Basel, Switzerland, since 1999.

Membership

Member Royal Society Chemistry (chartered chemist), American Chemical Society (member medicinal chemistry division), New York Academy of Sciences, Society Medicine Research.

Connections

Married Jacqueline Broomfield, August 23, 1985. Children: Oliver James, Elliott Gareth, Owain Edward.

father:
Alfred Roberts

mother:
Phyllis Victoria (Hughes) Roberts

spouse:
Jacqueline Broomfield

children:
Elliott Gareth Roberts

Owain Edward Roberts

Oliver James Roberts