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BSc MB ChB MSc Richard SMITH Former Editor, British Medical Journal; Professor and Director, UnitedHealth Chronic Disease Initiative, London

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1976-1979 Hospital doctor in Scotland and New Zealand
1979-1991 Assistant editor, British Medical Journal
1991-2004 Editor of the British Medical Journal and Chief Executive of the BMJ Publishing Group
2004-2007 Chief Executive of the UnitedHealth Europe

Memberships

Member of the Board, Public Library of Science
Member of the Governing Council of St George's University of London
Chair of the Board of Patients Know Best
Member of the UK Panel Integrity in Health and Biomedical Science

Publications

Hundreds of articles in medical journals
Books:
Alcohol Problems, 1982
Unemployment and Health, 1987
The Trouble With Medical Journals, 2006

Awards

Commander of the British Empire (CBE), 2000