Administrative / Biographical History

MB ChB Manch 1961, DPH 1964, MD 1974, PhD 1978; DObst RCOh 1962; FFCM 1979.

Fryers was appointed senior research fellow in the department of social and preventive medicine at the University of Manchester in 1970. He was later promoted to reader in the department of public health and epidemiology. Fryers was consultant to WHO and UNICEF before being appointed director of public health for South Cumbria District Health Authority.