Alan Cowey

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Alan Cowey FMedSci, FRS (28 April 1935 - 20 December 2012) was a British scientist and academic, and the Emeritus Professor of Physiological Psychology at the University of Oxford. He gained a BA from the University of Cambridge in 1957 and a PhD from Cambridge in 1961.[1] He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1988, and a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences in 1998. In 2000 he received an honorary DSc from the University of Durham,[1] and in 2007 he presented the Royal Society's Ferrier Lecture.[2]