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educator , Molecular biologist

Peter C. Harris, British molecular biologist, educator. Achievements include patents for polycystic kidney disease. Recipient Inaugural Winner Kaplan International prize, Polycystic Kidney Disease Research. Member of Human Genome Organization, Journal American Society of Nephrology, International Society of Nephrology, American Society of Nephrology (member program committee 1998).

Background

Harris, Peter C. was born on July 11, 1957 in Honiton, Devon, England. Arrived in United States, 1999. Son of Gerald C. and Myrtle F. Harris.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University E. Anglia, Norwich, England, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Glasgow, Scotland, 1984.

Career

Fellow Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1984—1987, University Oxford, England, 1987—1990, professor England, 1999. Scientist Medical Research Council, 1990—1994, senior scientist, 1994—1999. Professor Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for polycystic kidney disease.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Human Genome Organization, Journal American Society of Nephrology, International Society of Nephrology, American Society of Nephrology (member program committee 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, walking, philately.

Connections

Married Gail A. D'Souza, August 25, 1984. Children: Catherine, Sarah.

father:
Gerald C.

mother:
Myrtle F. Harris

spouse:
Gail A. D'Souza

child:
Catherine Harris

child:
Sarah Harris