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educator , Medical virologist

Maurice Longson, British Medical virologist, educator. Fellow Royal College Pathology; member British Society Study Infection, American Society Microbiology.

Background

Longson, Maurice was born on July 22, 1931 in Romiley, England. Son of George Norman and Denise Elvire (Denis) Longson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physiology, University Manchester, England, 1954. Bachelor of Medicine ChB, University Manchester, England, 1957. Doctor of Medicine, University Manchester, England, 1971.

Career

Resident house officer, Manchester Royal Infirmary, 1957-1960; registrar in pathology, Radcliffe Infirmany, Oxford, England, 1960-1963; lecturer virology, Manchester U., 1963-1981; consultant virology, N.W. Regional Health Authority, England, 1970-1989; professor medical virology, Manchester U., 1981-1989; chairman medical microbiology, United Arab Emirates U., Al Ain, since 1989; vice dean faculty medicine/health science, United Arab Emirates U., Al Ain, 1992-1994; director district clinical lab services, United Arab Emirates U., Al Ain, since 1994. Medical Research Council scholar Pasteur Institute, Paris, 1969-1970, visiting professor, since 1971. Visiting professor Armed Forces Institute Pathology, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, since 1989.

Membership

Fellow Royal College Pathology. Member British Society Study Infection, American Society Microbiology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, photography, trecking, motorcycling.

Connections

Married Denise Fran├žoise Guex, October 21, 1962. Children: Damien, Michelle.

father:
George Norman Longson

mother:
Denise Elvire (Denis) Longson

spouse:
Denise Fran├žoise Guex

child:
Michelle Longson

child:
Damien Longson