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consultant , biochemistry educator

Robin Ewart Offord, British biochemistry educator, consultant. Recipient numerous grants from various governments and charitable organizations, United Kingdom, United States, Switzerland, l969—. Volunteer Civil Defense Corps, England, l962-80. Member Bio-chemical Society, European Association for Study Diabetes.

Background

Offord, Robin Ewart was born on June 28, 1940 in Stondon, England. Arrived in Switzerland, l980. Son of Frank Etchelles and Eileen Elizabeth (Plunkett) Offord.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Arts, Cambridge (England) University, 1966. Master of Arts, Oxford (England) University, 1966. Master of Arts, Cambridge University, 1966.

Career

Scientific assistant United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority, 1959-1962. Researcher Medical Research Council Laboratory Molecular Biology, Cambridge, England, 1962-1966. Staff member Laboratory Molecular Biophysics, Oxford, England, 1966-1972, University lecturer England, 1972-1980.

Fellow University College, 1968-1973. Tutor Christ Church, 1973-1980. Professor medical biochemistry University Geneva, since 1980, chairman department, since 1980, president pre-clinical medicine, since 1994.

Scientific consultant international pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, l966—. Member various government advisory commissions, England, l970-80. Member committee, various boards, Medical Research Council, England, l976-80.

Science founder Gryphon Sciences, South San Francisco, 1994. President, vice chairman Geneva Proteomics, Inc., 2000-2001.

Achievements

  • Avocations: scuba diving, windsurfing, comparative linguistics. E-mail:.

  • Avocations: scuba diving, windsurfing, comparative linguistics. E-mail:.

  • Avocations: scuba diving, windsurfing, comparative linguistics. E-mail:.

Membership

Volunteer Civil Defense Corps, England, l962-80. Member Bio-chemical Society, European Association for Study Diabetes.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: scuba diving, windsurfing, comparative linguistics.

Connections

Married Valerie Edna Wheatley, July 3, l963. Children: Alan, Jane, Alice.

father:
Frank Etchelles Offord

mother:
Eileen Elizabeth (Plunkett) Offord

spouse:
Valerie Edna Wheatley

child:
Alan Offord

child:
Jane Offord

child:
Alice Offord