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Rheumatologist

John Richard Kirwan, British rheumatologist. Recipient Research prize, British Association Rheumatology & Rehabilitation, 1983, Guardian Public Services award, 2007. Fellow: Higher Education Academy, Royal College Physicians.

Background

Kirwan, John Richard was born on March 5, 1949 in Liverpool, England. Son of John James and Margaret Mary Kirwan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University London, 1971. Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University London, 1973. Doctor of Medicine, University London, 1983.

Career

General professional training internal medicine Senior House Officer & registrar grades St. Mary's Northwick Park & Harefield hospitals, London, 1975—1979. Senior registrar rheumatology London Hospital, 1979—1981. Arthritis research campaign research fellow & honorary senior registrar rheumatology Bone & Joint Research Unit, London Hospital Medical College, 1981—1982, arthritis research campaign lecturer rheumatology, 1983—1986.

Consultant senior lecturer rheumatology University Bristol Division Medicine, England, 1987—1995, reader rheumatology, 1995—2004. Honorary consultant rheumatologist University Hospitals Bristol National Health Service Foundation Trust, since 1987. Professor rheumatic diseases University Bristol, since 2004.

Visiting professor University West England, since 2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to science papers & publications.

Membership

Fellow: Higher Education Academy, Royal College Physicians.

Connections

Married Rosmarie Keighery, April 4, 1970. Children: Christopher, Paul.

father:
John James

mother:
Margaret Mary Kirwan

spouse:
Rosmarie Keighery

child:
Christopher Kirwan

child:
Paul Kirwan