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Acheson, Roy Malcolm

Tom Meade.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology; Pathology. 1151 words.

Acheson, Roy Malcolm (1921–2003), epidemiologist, was born at 67 Eglantine Avenue, Belfast, on 18 August 1921, the elder son of Malcolm King Acheson (d. 1962), medical doctor, and his wife,...

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Barker, David James Purslove

Alan W. Craft.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Epidemiology; Pathology. 1440 words.

Barker, David James Purslove (1938–2013), physician and epidemiologist, was born at the Wilbraham Nursing Home, 3 Wilbraham Place, Chelsea, London, on 29 June 1938, the younger son and...

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Buchanan, Sir George

Anne Hardy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions; Epidemiology; Pathology. 1554 words.

Buchanan, Sir George (1831–1895), epidemiologist and civil servant, was born on 5 November 1831 at Myddleton Square, Islington, London, the elder son of George Adam Buchanan, general...

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Budd, William

Margaret Pelling.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Epidemiology; Pathology. 1483 words.

Budd, William (1811–1880), physician and epidemiologist, was born on 14 September 1811 at Melhuishes in the village of North Tawton, Devon, where his father, Samuel (1772–1841), practised...

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Burkitt, Denis Parsons

Anthony Epstein.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology; Pathology; Surgery. 2189 words.

Burkitt, Denis Parsons (1911–1993), surgeon and geographical epidemiologist, was born at Alexander Terrace, Enniskillen, co. Fermanagh, Ireland, on 28 February 1911, the elder of the two...

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Carter, Henry Rose

Margaret Humphreys.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology; Pathology. 903 words.

Carter, Henry Rose (25 August 1852–14 September 1925), sanitarian and epidemiologist, was born in Caroline County, Virginia, the son of Henry Rose Carter and Emma Coleman, planters. Carter...

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Carter, Henry Vandyke

Mark Harrison.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology; Pathology. 858 words.

Carter, Henry Vandyke (1831–1897), epidemiologist, was born on 22 May 1831 in Hull, the son of Henry Barlow Carter (1803–1867), a well-known artist; nothing is known of his mother. His...

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Chapin, Charles Value

James H. Cassedy.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Epidemiology; Pathology. 1597 words.

Chapin, Charles Value (17 January 1856–31 January 1941), public health officer and epidemiologist, was born in Providence, Rhode Island, the son of Joshua Bicknell Chapin, who was...

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Claypon, Janet Elizabeth Lane- [married name Janet Elizabeth Forber, Lady Forber]

Warren Winkelstein,.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Epidemiology; Pathology. 1310 words.

Claypon, Janet Elizabeth Lane- [married name Janet Elizabeth Forber, Lady Forber] (1877–1967), physiologist and epidemiologist, was born on 3 February 1877 at 118 High Street, Boston,...

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Cochrane, Archibald Leman

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Epidemiology; Pathology. 1098 words.

Cochrane, Archibald Leman (1909–1988), medical scientist and epidemiologist, was born in Galashiels on 12 January 1909, the second child in the family of a daughter and three sons of Walter...

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