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Robert Angus Harkness

pathologist

Robert Angus Harkness, British pathologist. Fellow Royal College Pathologists of United Kingdom, Royal Society Chemistry United Kingdom, Royal College Physicians Edinburgh; member Bio-chemical Society, Society for Endocrinology (past secretary-treasurer hormone group).

Background

Harkness, Robert Angus was born in Stockton-on-Tees, England. Son of Robert and Evelyn Laura (Underwood) Harkness.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University Edinburgh, 1955, Doctor of Philosophy., 1962.

Career

Research fellow University Edinburgh, Scotland, 1958-1962. Member science staff, clinical endocrinology research unit Medical Research Council, Edinburgh, 1962-1966. Senior lecturer, consultant in administrative charge University Edinburgh and National Health Service, 1966-1976.

Member science staff Medical Research Council, honorary consultant chemical pathologist Medical Research Council Clinical Research Centre, Harrow, Middlesex, England, since 1976.

Works

  • Editor-in-chief Journal Inherited Metabolic Disease, since 1979.

Membership

Fellow Royal College Pathologists of United Kingdom, Royal Society Chemistry United Kingdom, Royal College Physicians Edinburgh. Member Bio-chemical Society, Society for Endocrinology (past secretary-treasurer hormone group).

Connections

Married Eveline Jean Roy. Children– Anne Eveline, Robert Derek, Ian Roy.

father:
Robert Harkness

mother:
Evelyn Laura (Underwood) Harkness

spouse:
Eveline Jean Roy

children:
Anne Eveline Harkness

Robert Derek Harkness

Ian Roy Harkness