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Nicholas Finer, British Physician, educator. Medical Research Society travelling research fellow Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1985-1986. Fellow Royal College Physicians; member British Diabetic Association, Endocrine Society, International Association Study Obesity.


Finer, Nicholas was born on December 24, 1949 in London. Son of Morris and Edith (Rubner) Finer.


Bachelor of Science with honors, University College, London, 1970; Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University College, London, 1973.


Lecturer in medicine United Medical Dental Schools, London, 1981-1988. Honorary lecturer in medicine Guy's Hospital, 1988-1994, honorary senior lecturer, 1994-2000. Honorary consultant endocrinologist United Medical and Dental Schools, Guys Hospital, 1988-2000.

Honorary.cons. physician Luton and Dunstable Hospital, 1988—2002. Visiting specialist Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, 1996—2002. Senior research associate Clinical School Medicine Cambridge University, since 2002.

Consultant physician Addenbrooke's Hospital, since 2002. Director Research and Development Luton and Dunstable Hospital, 1993-2002. Chair Association for Study of Obesity, 1994-1996.

Visiting professor Institute Health Services Research, Luton University, since 1996.


  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin, 1987-2000. Contributor chapters to books.


Fellow Royal College Physicians. Member British Diabetic Association, Endocrine Society, International Association Study Obesity.


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: food and wine.


Married Susan Dent, January 5, 1975. Children: Emily, Sarah, Louise.

Morris Finer

Edith (Rubner) Finer

Susan Dent

Louise Finer

Sarah Finer

Emily Finer