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John Bancroft

biologist , psychiatrist , therapist

John Bancroft, British psychiatrist, reproductive biologist, sex therapist. Fellow Royal College Psychiatrists; member Royal College Physicians, British Association Behavioral Psychotherapy (chairman 1983-1984), International Academy Sex Research (president 1972).

Background

Bancroft, John was born on June 18, 1936 in Peterborough, England. Son of Jack Stockton and Andree Georgette (Jeffries) Bancroft.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Cambridge, 1957, Bachelor of Medicine B.Chir 1960, Doctor of Medicine Master of Arts, 1970. Trainee in psychiatry Institute Psychiatry, London, 1963-1967. Clinical reader psychiatry University Oxford, England, 1969-1976.

Clinical consultant Medical Research Council Reproductive Biology Unit, Edinburgh, Scotland, since 1976. Chairman marital sex therapy advisory board National Marriage Guidance, since 1982. Member science advisory board Kinsey Institute, Bloomington, Indiana, since 1985.

Career

Chairman marital sex therapy advisory board National Marriage Guidance, since 1982. Contributor numerous articles on sex, suicide and behavioral endocrinology to professional journals.

Works

  • Author: Human Sexuality & Its Problems, 1983. Contributor numerous articles on sex, suicide and behavioral endocrinology to professional journals., television programs on health education Republican, Social Democratic Party, Edinburgh, since 1983.

Membership

Fellow Royal College Psychiatrists. Member Royal College Physicians, British Association Behavioral Psychotherapy (chairman 1983-1984), International Academy Sex Research (president 1972).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music.

Connections

Married Judy Greenwood. Children– Sophie, Thomas, Philip.

father:
Jack Stockton Bancroft

mother:
Andree Georgette (Jeffries) Bancroft

spouse:
Judy Greenwood

children:
Sophie Bancroft

Thomas Bancroft

Philip Bancroft