AB, Northwestern University, 1964. Master of Arts, University Missouri, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Missouri, 1970.
Assistant professor Office Medical Education, University Missouri, Kansas City, 1971-1972. From lecturer to associate professor Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia, since 1972. Director clinical teaching administrative unit Faculty of Medicine Monash University, 1997-2001.
Visiting research associate Tulane University, New Orleans, 1978-1979. Visiting scholar Edinburgh (Scotland) University, 1988.
Member ANZAME Association for Health Professional Education (vice president 1986-1988, president 1988-1990, member secretary 1994-2000, Achievement in Education award 1999, Service award 2001), Society for Behavioral Medicine (United States).
Married Aileen Fairweather Fleming, February 7, 1976. Children: Caroline Urquhart, Michael Winning.