Bachelor, Brasenose College, Oxford, 1951. Bachelor of Medicine, St. Thomas' Hospital, London, 1954. Doctor of Medicine, Brasenose College, 1969.
Resident pathologist St. George's Hospital, London, 1957—1958. Research fellow Medical Research Council, England, 1958—1960. Senior lecturer Institute of Neurology, London, 1957—1961.
Director laboratory Epsom Hospital, England, 1962—1970. Professor University Surrey, Guildford, England, 1970—1995, dean medicine post graduate medical school England, 1996—2000, professor emeritus England, since 2001. Director Marks-Medicolegal, Haslemere, England, since 2001.
Consultant Chemical Pathological Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, 1970-1995. Professor clinical bio-chemistry University Surrey, 1970-1995.
Fellow Royal College Physicians, Edinburgh, Royal College Physicians, London, Royal College Pathologists (vice president), Royal Society of Arts. Member Academy Experts, Association Postgraduate Medical School (executive officer since 2000).
Married Averil Rosalie (Sherrard), February 10, 1957. Children: Alexandra Louise, Lewis Adam.