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Endocrinologist

Jonathan Webster, British endocrinologist. Achievements include research in aetiology of pituitary tumors, dopamine agonist therapy for prolactinomas. Recipient William Butler prize in medicine Cambridge University, 1978; Abrahams prize in pathology Westminster Hospital, London, 1982. Trustee Pituitary Foundation, Bristol, England, 1998-2000. Fellow Royal College Physicians.

Background

Webster, Jonathan was born on August 26, 1959 in Preston, Lancashire, England. Son of Harry and Mildred Webster.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science, Westminster Medical School, London, 1983. Master of Arts, Clare College, Cambridge, England, 1985. Doctor of Medicine, Cambridge University, 1993.

Career

House officer Westminster Hospital, London, 1983-1984. Medical senior house officer, registrar University Hospital Wales, Cardiff, 1984-1988. Medical Research Council training fellow University Wales College Medicine, 1988-1992, lecturer medicine, 1992-1995.

Research fellow Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, 1993-1994. Consultant physician, endocrinologist Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, England, since 1995. Member advisory board Kims, Pharmacia & Upjohn, United Kingdom, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in aetiology of pituitary tumors, dopamine agonist therapy for prolactinomas.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book chapter) Clinical Endocrine Oncology, 1997. Associate editor Clinical Endocrinology, Oxford, England, since 1996. Member editorial board Journal Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, since 2001.

      Contributor articles to professional journals including New England Journal Medicine, others

    • speaker in field.

Membership

Trustee Pituitary Foundation, Bristol, England, 1998-2000. Fellow Royal College Physicians.

Connections

Married Carole Andrea Griffiths, September 24, 1983. Children: Amy Claire, Thomas David.

father:
Harry Webster

mother:
Mildred Webster

spouse:
Carole Andrea Griffiths

children:
Thomas David Webster

Amy Claire Webster