Reference Entry

Jenner, Edward (1749-1823), surgeon and pioneer of smallpox vaccination

Derrick Baxby

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Education, marriage, and medical practice in Gloucestershire | Jenner and vaccination | Jenner's other medical and scientific work | Rewards | Later years and death | Reputation

Reference Entry.  3884 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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