Dr. Miriam Stoppard - M.D, D.Sc, DCL, FRCP, OBE - has been at the forefront of the revolution in health information since she began her writing and broadcasting career in the early 1970s.
CMV Action are delighted to announce that Dr Miriam Stoppard has extended her patronage to CMV Action. She was a Patron of the UK Congenital CMV Association in 1999 and has agreed to be a Patron for CMV Action going forward.
After seven years practising medicine and specialising in dermatology she entered the pharmaceutical industry, eventually holding the posts of Research Director and Managing Director. Later, she developed a career in television which spanned over 18 years and since that time she has become well-known to millions all over the world as a leading authority on parenting, child care, women’s health and many other crucial health issues.
To date, Miriam has published more than eighty books and sold in excess of 25 million copies worldwide on conception, pregnancy and birth, childcare and development, women’s and family health. She currently writes a daily page for the Daily Mirror. In January 2010 Miriam received an OBE in the New Year's Honour List for her services to healthcare and charity.
Doctor, businesswoman, journalist, broadcaster and writer, Miriam Stoppard has two sons, two stepsons, two stepdaughters and eleven grandchildren.