SAKS, Mike. British, b. 1952. Genres: Sociology, Medicine/Health. Career: Leicester Polytechnic (now De Montfort University), Leicester, England, lecturer in sociology, then senior lecturer, 1978-88, head of department of health and community studies, 1989-93, professor and head of school of health and life sciences, 1993-94, professor and head of school of health and community studies, 1994-. Publications: Professions and the Public Interest, 1995. EDITOR: Alternative Medicine in Britain, 1992; (co-) Health Professions and the State in Europe, 1995. Address: De Montfort University, Scraptoft Campus, Leicester LE7 9SU, England.