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periodontist researcher , dentistry educator

Gaston Norbert King, British Dentistry educator, periodontist researcher. Research grantee Royal London Hospitals Trust, 1996-1997. Member General Dental Council, British Society Periodontology (Sir Wilfred Fish prize 1994), New Zealand Dental Association (associate).

Background

King, Gaston Norbert was born on July 15, 1959 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Son of Geoffrey Norman and Judit Klara (Butor) King.

Education

Bachelor of Dental Surgery, University Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, 1982. Master Dental Science, University Melbourne, Australia, 1992. Diploma of Christian Studies, University British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 1990.

Career

Assistant lecturer University Otago, 1983-1984, honorary clinical lecturer, 1984-1985. Private practice general dentistry, London, 1986-1988. Visiting associate Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia, 1990-1991.

Senior house officer Royal London Hospital, National Health Service Trust, London, 1992-1993. Lecturer University London, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Frontiers in Bioscience, since 1995. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member General Dental Council, British Society Periodontology (Sir Wilfred Fish prize 1994), New Zealand Dental Association (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: playing violin in chamber music groups, tennis.

Connections

father:
Geoffrey Norman King

mother:
Judit Klara (Butor) King