Dr E. C. HuskissonI am a Consultant Rheumatologist, currently in private practice in Queen Anne Street, London. I qualified in medicine in 1964 and have the degrees MD, FRCP. I have worked in rheumatology for over thirty years and have written books and papers on the subject. I was Consultant in Charge of the Department of Rheumatology at St Bartholomew’s Hospital London until 1994 and was a general physician on the staff there. I am now on the staff of King Edward VII Hospital, London. I have taken a particular interest in medico-legal aspects of rheumatology including difficult pain syndromes like repetitive strain injuries, fibromyalgia and complex regional pain syndrome. I have prepared many reports and have appeared in court both for claimants and defendants.


Qualifications: BSc (London) 1961 Physiology and Pharmacology (1st Class Hons)
MRCS (England) 1964
LRCP (London) 1964
MBBS (London) 1964 – University Gold Medal
Honours in Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology
MRCP (London) 1967
MD (London) 1974
FRCP (London) 1980

Other positions include: Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine
Member of the British Society for Rheumatology
Editor of the European Journal of Rheumatology and Inflammation
Recognised teacher and examiner in Medicine, University of London
Heberden Roundsman – April 1987