Last updated on: 3/8/2012 | Author: ProCon.org

Peter Elwood, MD Biography

Title:
Professor of Epidemiology at Cardiff University
Position:
Pro to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

“All of this evidence taken together would suggest that a general increase in milk drinking throughout the community could help address several of tomorrow’s major health concerns.”

National Dairy Council briefing, Dublin, Ireland, June 1, 2004

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs, MDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to milk. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to milk.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor of Epidemiology, Cardiff University
  • Chairman, Welsh Aspirin Group of Cardiff University
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP)
  • Former Director, Medical Research Council, Epidemiology Unit, Penarth, Wales
  • Honorary Doctorate, University of Ulster
  • Honarary Doctorate, University of Glamorgan
Education:
  • MD, Queen’s University Belfast
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Are There Associations between Milk and Cancer?
  2. Does Drinking Milk Contribute to Heart Disease?
  3. Does Drinking Milk Contribute to Heart Disease?