Professor faces GMC for failure to prevent and report fraudBMJ 2001; 322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.322.7285.508/b (Published 03 March 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:508
- Annabel Ferriman
The professor who supervised a doctor suspended by the General Medical Council for fabricating research results appeared himself before the council this week.
Professor Timothy Peters, of the clinical biochemistry department at King's College School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, was the research supervisor of Mr Anjan Banerjee between 1988 and 1991. Mr Banerjee, aged 41, a consultant surgeon at the Royal Halifax Infirmary, was suspended from practice for 12 months in December for publishing fraudulent research in the journal Gut in December …