Professor Sir Lewis Ritchie

Professor Sir Lewis Ritchie
kt OBE FRSE BSc MSc MBChB MD FRCSE FRCPE FRCPG FRCGP FFPH FBCS FRSA CEng (Computing) CITP DRCOG

Mackenzie Chair of General Practice

Overview
Professor Sir Lewis Ritchie
Professor Sir Lewis Ritchie

Contact Details

Telephone
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Email
Address
The University of Aberdeen Centre of Academic Primary Care
Polwarth Building
Foresterhill
Aberdeen
AB25 2ZD

Biography

Professor Sir Lewis Duthie Ritchie OBE FRSE

Qualifications

BSc (Chemistry) MBChB MD [Aberdeen] MSc (Community Medicine) [Edinburgh]

Current Posts

James Mackenzie Professor of General Practice, University of Aberdeen (1992- )

Honorary Professor of Primary Care and Public Health, University of the Highlands and Islands (2014- )

Honorary Professor of General Practice, University of Edinburgh (2015- )

Honorary Consultant in Public Health, NHS Grampian (1993-2012; 2014- )

Former Posts

Principal General Practitioner Peterhead Health Centre and Community Hospital (1984-2012)

Director of Public Health, NHS Grampian (2012-14)

Consultant in Public Health Medicine, NHS Grampian (1987-1992)

Honours

2001    OBE     Queen's Birthday Honours (for services to general practice and primary care in Scotland)

2011    Knight Bachelor      New Year Honours (for services to the NHS in Scotland)

Postgraduate Awards 

UK/National/Regional

1978   Royal College of General Practitioners, NE Scotland Faculty, Kincardine Prize

1991    British Computer Society, John Perry Prize

1992    Royal College of General Practitioners UK, Ian Stokoe Memorial Award

1995    University of Aberdeen, Blackwell Prize

2007    University of Edinburgh, Richard Scott Lectureship

2010    Royal College of General Practitioners UK, James Mackenzie Lectureship and Medal

2010    RCGP NE Scotland Faculty, Provost Medal

2012    Association of Port Health Authorities UK, Stock Memorial Lecture

2012    RCGP West Scotland Faculty, Fulton Lecture

2014    Faculty of Public Health UK, DARE Lecture

2015    Honorary Fellowship, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (FRCPG)

2015    Honorary Membership, Aberdeen Medico–Chirurgical Society

2016    Fellowship, Royal Society of Edinburgh (FRSE)

2016    Honorary Fellowship, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh ad hominem (FRCSE)

International 

2007    Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, Eric Elder Medal

 

Publications

Publications 

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