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Biochemist

William Graham Wood, German biochemist. Certified clinical chemist. Recipient Professor award Governor Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel, Germany, 1987. Member German Society for Clinical Chemical, German Society for Endocrinology (Schoeller-Junkmann prize, 1984), INSTAND (Instand prize, 1986), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Wood, William Graham was born on April 23, 1944 in Colne, Great Britain. Arrived in Federal Republican of Germany, 1975. Son of Frank and Theresa Rebecca (Kavanagh) Wood.

Education

Bachelor of Science in biochemistry with honors, Leeds University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in anatomy, Leeds University, 1971. Habilitatus in clinical chemistry, Medical University, Lubeck, Germany, 1984.

Career

Research fellow Technology University, Munich, 1975-1976, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, 1977-1980. Head of laboratories department medicine Medical University, Lübeck, 1980-1992. Head of laboratory diagnostic department City Hospital, Stralsund, Federal Republican Germany, since 1992.

Consultant quality control Instand, Düsseldorf, Federal Republican Germany, since 1985. Advisory board Europe J. Clinical Chemical Clinical Biochemistry, Berlin, 1984-1988, 92—, Clinical Laboratory, Heidelberg.

Achievements

  • Certified clinical chemist.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Radioimmunoassay in Theory & Practice, 1981. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member German Society for Clinical Chemical, German Society for Endocrinology (Schoeller-Junkmann prize, 1984), INSTAND (Instand prize, 1986), New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, history of religion, nature observations.

Connections

Married Ingeburg Heide Kober, December 21, 1973. Children: Lars Peter, Jens Nikolas.

father:
Frank Wood

mother:
Theresa Rebecca (Kavanagh) Wood

spouse:
Ingeburg Heide Kober

children:
Lars Peter Wood

Jens Nikolas Wood