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Education educator

Karl John Friston, British education educator. Achievements include invention of statistical parametric mapping; research in functional brain imaging. Recipient Wiley Young Investigator award, Organization of Human Brain Mapping, 1996, Golden Brain award, Minerva Foundation, 2003.

Background

Friston, Karl John was born on July 12, 1959 in York, United Kingdom. Son of Anthony Harpen and Audrey Agnes Friston.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 1980.

Career

Professor and consultant University College London, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of statistical parametric mapping. Research in functional brain imaging.

Connections

Married Ann Elisabeth Leonard, June 13, 1987. Children: Sebastian John, Dominic Anthony, Damian Karl.

father:
Anthony Harpen

mother:
Audrey Agnes Friston

spouse:
Ann Elisabeth Leonard

child:
Sebastian John Friston

child:
Dominic Anthony Friston

child:
Damian Karl Friston