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toxicologic pathologist

Roger Alan Owen, British toxicologic pathologist. Achievements include research in elucidation of mechanisms of nepthrotoxicity, renal aging, juxtaglomerular cell hyperplasia induced or affected by novel pharmacologic agents. Overseas Development Association grantee, 1974.

Background

Owen, Roger Alan was born on August 31, 1948 in Gateshead-Upon-Tyne, England. Arrived in France, 1982. Son of William Henry and Elizabeth (Phelps) Owen.

Education

Bachelor in Veterinary Medicine, Royal Veterinary College, London, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical University, Bath, England, 1982.

Career

Assistant veterinarian, Parsons and Partners, Trowbridge, England, 1972-1974; research assistant, Royal Veterinary College, London, 1974-1976; pathologist, Huntingdon (England) Research Center, 1976-1981; pathologist, research fellow, senior research fellow, Merck Sharp & Dohme Chibret laboratories, Riom, France, 1981-1993; pathologist, senior investigator, Merck Sharp & Dohme Chibret laboratories, Riom, France, since 1993. Lecturer in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in elucidation of mechanisms of nepthrotoxicity, renal aging, juxtaglomerular cell hyperplasia induced or affected by novel pharmacologic agents.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Urinary System I.L.S.I., 1986, International Review Experimental Pathology, 1988, Pathobiology of Aging Rat, 1992.

Membership

Fellow Royal College Veterinary Surgeons, Royal College Pathologists. Member International Society Nephrology, Pathol. Society Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Society Toxicologic Pathologists (editorial board 1995), European College Veterinary Pathologists (charter).

Connections

Married Karen Anne Owen, July 26, 1975. Children: Stephanie Rosalind, Ross Nicholas.

father:
William Henry Owen

mother:
Elizabeth (Phelps) Owen

spouse:
Karen Anne Owen

children:
Ross Nicholas Owen

Stephanie Rosalind Owen