Robin Warren

Robin Warren

Robin Warren

Birth : John Robin Warren (1937-06-11)11 June 1937(age 83) Adelaide,Australia

Personal Information

Name Robin Warren
Birth (1937-06-11)11 June 1937(age 83) Adelaide,Australia
Birth Place (age 83) Adelaide,Australia
Nationality Australian
Alma Mater University of Adelaide
Fields Pathologist
Institution Royal Perth Hospital)
Famous Research Nobel Prize, discovery ofHelicobacter pylori

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Events Occured in Scienctist Life

1937

John Robin Warren AC (born 11 June 1937, in Adelaide) is an Australian pathologist, Nobel Laureate and researcher who is credited with the 1979 re-discovery of the bacterium Helicobacter pylori, together with Barry Marshall.

1963

In 1963, Warren was appointed Honorary Clinical Assistant in Pathology and Honorary Registrar in Haematology at Royal Adelaide Hospital.

1967

In 1967, Warren was elected to the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia and became a senior pathologist at the Royal Perth Hospital where he spent the majority of his career.

2005

In 2005, Warren and Marshall were awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine.

2006

An Australian documentary was made in 2006 about Warren and Marshall's road to the Nobel Prize, called "The Winner's Guide to the Nobel Prize".

2007

He was appointed a Companion of the Order of Australia in 2007.Asteroid 254863 Robinwarren, discovered by Italian amateur astronomer Silvano Casulli in 2005, was named in his honour.

1960

Warren married Winifred Theresa Warren (née Williams) in the early 1960s and together they had five children.

1997

Following her death in 1997, Warren retired from medicine.