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Petros Vanezis
Adjunct Professor, Forensic Pathology
The School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Academic Qualifications
Qualification Year Awarding Institution Department
M.B, ChB 1972 University of Bristol Medicine
M.D 1985 University of Bristol Medicine
PhD 1990 University London Department of Forensic Medicine
Fellow (FRCP) 1998 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow  
Employment History
Period of employment Employer Location Position
From To
2006 Ongoing Queen Mary London, England Professor
2006 Ongoing Yorkshire and Humberside Group Practice, Medico-Legal Centre Sheffield Member
1992   Forensic Medicine to the Armed Forces,  Ministry of Defence United Kingdom Senior Honorary Civilian Consultant
Year Title Other authors Journal and Publisher / Conference
2005 Injury, fatal and non-fatal. Sharp and cutting-edge wounds, in Encyclopedia of Forensic and Legal Medicine Payne-James J and Vanezis P  Elselvier
2004 The stability of anthropometric measurements in functional earprint identification Sholl S, De Conti F, Drusini A, Giacon M, Maat G, Meijerman L, Vanezis P Journal of Forensic Sciences
2004 Variation in angles and proportion indices between selected facial landmarks with rotation in the Frankfurt plane Kleinberg K and Vanezis P. Forensic. Sci. Int.
2007 Failure of Anthropometry as a Facial Identification Technique Using High‐Quality Photographs   Krista F. Kleinberg B. Pharm. Krista F. Kleinberg B. Pharm.  Peter Vanezis M.D.  A. Mike Burton Ph.D.   Journal of Forensic Sciences
Research Projects
Academic Consulting Services/Councils/Boards/Editorial Committees
Awards/International Recognition
Date Title Awarded by:
2001 Order of the British Empire for his forensic pathology services in Kosovo Honoured by the Queen (UK)
Other Achievements
Date Title
  Founder President and Director of the Academy of Forensic Medical Sciences
  Chief Forensic Medical Officer with the Forensic Science Service
2013 Chief Medical Officer to iGene London ltd to develop globally
  Editor in chief of one of the leading British forensic journal ‘Medicine, Science and the Law’  
1992-2010 Honorary Consultant to the British Armed Forces