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pediatrics educator

Peter John Fleming, British pediatrics educator. Research grantee Foundation Study of Infant Deaths, London, 1994, FSID, Action Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 1982-1994; Commander of Order of British Empire, United Kingdom Government, 2001.


Fleming, Peter John was born on August 19, 1949 in London. Son of Peter John and Nora Eileen (Banyard) Page.


Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University Bristol, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Bristol, 1993.


Senior house officer pediatrics, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, England, 1974-1975; senior house officer pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, London, 1975-1976; senior resident pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1976-1977; senior registrar pediatrics, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Bristol, 1978-1982; consultant pediatrician, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Bristol, 1982-1994; professor infant health and development physiology, U. Bristol, since 1994. Director, chairman Avon (England) Infant Mortality Study, 1984-1992, Confidential Enquiry into Deaths in Infancy, United Kingdom, 1992-1994, Foundation Unit for Research into Infant Health & Development, Bristol, since 1994. Chairman Multidiscplinary Working Party in Pediatric Intensive Care, United Kingdom, 1993-1994.


Member expert advisory group to chief medical officer on reducing the risk of infant deaths United Kingdom Government Department Health, London, 1991-1993. Member of advisory group on infant deaths World Health Organization, Washington, since 1992. Fellow Royal College Physicians, Royal College Physicians and Surgeons Canada.

Member British Pediatric Association (Guthrie medal 1984), Neonatal Society, Pediatric Research Society, Intensive Care Society.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: family, music, swimming, cycling, skiing.


Married Josephine Olwen Allen, 1973. 4 children.

Peter John Page

Nora Eileen (Banyard) Page

Josephine Olwen Allen