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educator , Geneticist , Psychiatrist

Peter McGuffin, Irish geneticist, psychiatrist, educator. Grantee Medical Research Council United Kingdom, Bethlem and Maudsley Research Fund, Kings College Research Fund, Wellcome Trust, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, European Commission, European Science.

Background

McGuffin, Peter was born on February 4, 1949 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Son of William Brown and Melba Martha (Burnison) McGuffin.

Education

Liam, Lucy. Bachelor of Medicine, ChB, Leeds U., 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, London U., 1984. Senior lecturer, consultant psychiatrist Institute Psychiatry U. London, 1982-1986, director SGDP Research Center, professor psychiatric genetics Institute Psychiatry U. London, 1998.

Professor, chair psychological medicine U. Wales College Medicine, 1987-1998.

Career

Senior lecturer, consultant psychiatrist Institute Psychiatry University London, 1982-1986. Director SGDP Research Center. Professor psychiatric genetics Institute Psychiatry University London, since 1998.

Professor, chair psychological medicine University Wales College Medicine, 1987-1998.

Works

Membership

Fellow Royal College Physicians (London), Academy Medical Sciences (founding), Royal College Psychiatrists. Member International Society for Psychiatric Genetics (president 1996-2000).

Connections

Married Anne Elizabeth Farmer, July 11, 1972. Children: Catrina, Liam, Lucy.

father:
William Brown McGuffin

mother:
Melba Martha (Burnison) McGuffin

spouse:
Anne Elizabeth Farmer

children:
Lucy McGuffin

Liam McGuffin

Catrina McGuffin