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Drinker, Cecil Kent

Helen M. Rozwadowski.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Physiology. 1092 words.

Drinker, Cecil Kent (17 March 1887–14 April 1956), physician and industrial health expert, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Henry Sturgis Drinker, an engineer, lawyer, and...

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FitzGerald, Mabel Purefoy (1872–1973), physiologist and clinical pathologist

R. W. Torrance.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Physiology; Pathology. 728 words.

FitzGerald, Mabel Purefoy (1872–1973), physiologist and clinical pathologist, was born on 3 August 1872 at North Hall, Preston Candover, Hampshire, the last of the seven children of Richard...

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Smith, Edward (1819–1874), physiologist and social reformer

Kenneth J. Carpenter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Physiology. 1195 words.

Smith, Edward (1819–1874), physiologist and social reformer, was born at Heanor, Derbyshire, the son of Joseph Smith, a successful hosier, and his wife, Martha. He was a medical student at...

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Vernon, Horace Middleton (1870–1951), physiologist and industrial health specialist

P. W. J. Bartrip.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Physiology; Medicine and Health. 1428 words.

Vernon, Horace Middleton (1870–1951), physiologist and industrial health specialist, was born at 12 Denbigh Place, Pimlico, London, on 3 October 1870, the second son and third child of...

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