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educator , Psychiatrist

Stephen G. Read, British psychiatrist, educator. Achievements include research in psychopharmacological treatment of disruptive behaviour disorder in learning disabled; first to build aircraft for University of Jimma, Ethiopia. Named Doctor of Year, Hospital Doctor, 1997; grantee, Janssen Research Foundation, 1995—2005.

Background

Read, Stephen G. was born on February 20, 1949 in London. Son of Charles Sydney and Florence Daisy Read.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Guy's Hospital, University London, 1975. Doctor of Medicine, University Leeds, England, 1997.

Career

Senior lecturer psychiatry University Leeds, 1984—1999. Professor psychiatry University Huddersfield, England, since 1999, Master of Science learning disability - quality life, pathway leader England, 2000—2005. Consultant psychiatrist, associate medical director, education and training Southwest Yorkshire Mental Health National Health Service Trust, Huddersfield, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in psychopharmacological treatment of disruptive behaviour disorder in learning disabled. First to build aircraft for University of Jimma, Ethiopia.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (textbooks) Psychiatry in Learning Disability, Saunders and Disruptive Behavior Disorder, Witney. Contributor articles to medical journals.

Membership

Special needs governor Leeds East High School, 1988—1993. Fellow: Royal College of Physicians, Royal College Psychiatrists. Member: Royal College of Surgeons.

Connections

Married Shelagh Kilgallon, September 26, 1981. Children: Elspeth Mary, Fiona Anne, Douglas Paul, Heather Francis, Charles David.

father:
Charles Sydney

mother:
Florence Daisy Read

spouse:
Shelagh Kilgallon

child:
Elspeth Mary Read

child:
Fiona Anne Read

child:
Douglas Paul Read

child:
Heather Francis Read

child:
Charles David Read