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Biggs, Hermann Michael

Howard Markel.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Medicine and Health; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 994 words.

Biggs, Hermann Michael (29 September 1859–28 June 1923), pathologist, bacteriologist, physician, and public health official, was born in Trumansburg, New York, the son of Joseph Hunt Biggs...

Browning [née Chadwick], Ethel (1891–1969), toxicologist and factory inspector

P. W. J. Bartrip.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Pathology; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1068 words.

Browning [née Chadwick], Ethel (1891–1969), toxicologist and factory inspector, was born on 16 March 1891 at 36 Audlam Street, Bury, Lancashire, the daughter of James William Chadwick,...

Buchanan, Sir George (1831–1895), epidemiologist and civil servant

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...

Building an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program: Cooperative Roles for Pharmacists, Infectious Diseases Specialists, and Clinical Microbiologists

Jihye Kim, David W. Craft and Michael Katzman.

in Laboratory Medicine

August 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Microbiology; Business and Management. 4400 words.

Efforts to optimize the use of antimicrobial agents, referred to as antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASPs), are increasingly becoming part of the clinical enterprise at big and small...

Camps, Francis Edward (1905–1972), forensic scientist

J. M. Cameron.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Forensic Medicine; Pathology. 941 words.

Camps, Francis Edward (1905–1972), forensic scientist, was born on 28 June 1905 at Teddington, Middlesex, the eldest of the three sons of Percy William Leopold Camps (1878–1956), a general...

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...

Consolidation of the Microbiology Laboratory Services: A Mini-Review of Finances and Quality of Care

Hemangi Shah.

in Laboratory Medicine

February 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Microbiology; Business and Management. 2301 words.

Objective

To evaluate the impact of consolidation of microbiology laboratories on hospital finances and quality of care.

Methodnull...

Davidson, Sir (Leybourne) Stanley Patrick (1894–1981), physician and haematologist

J. S. Robson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Education; Haematology; Pathology. 970 words.

Davidson, Sir (Leybourne) Stanley Patrick (1894–1981), physician and haematologist, was born in Ceylon on 3 March 1894, the second son in the family of three sons and one daughter of Sir...

Davie, Thomas Benjamin (1895–1955), pathologist and university principal

Howard Phillips and Harriet Deacon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Pathology. 1115 words.

Davie, Thomas Benjamin (1895–1955), pathologist and university principal, was born on 23 November 1895 at Prieska, Cape Colony, the fifth of the six children of Thomas Benjamin Davie, law...

Duncan, Andrew (1773–1832), physician and expert in forensic science

G. T. Bettany.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Forensic Medicine; Pathology. 1231 words.

Duncan, Andrew (1773–1832), physician and expert in forensic science, was born in Edinburgh on 10 August 1773, the eldest of the twelve children born to Andrew Duncan (1744–1828), professor...

East, Sir (William) Norwood (1872–1953), forensic psychiatrist and criminologist

Jonathan Andrews.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Forensic Medicine; Pathology. 1356 words.

East, Sir (William) Norwood (1872–1953), forensic psychiatrist and criminologist, was born in London on 24 December 1872, the tenth of twelve children of William Quartermaine East and his...

Ellis, Sir Arthur William Mickle (1883–1966), physician and pathologist

Clifford Wilson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Pathology; Education. 1313 words.

Ellis, Sir Arthur William Mickle (1883–1966), physician and pathologist, was born in Toronto, Canada, on 4 May 1883, the eldest son of William Hodgson Ellis, professor of chemistry in the...

An Examination of Appetite and Disordered Eating in Active Crohn’s Disease

Richard Anthony Wardle, Gita Thapaliya, Adam Nowak, Shellie Radford, Michelle Dalton, Graham Finlayson and Gordon W Moran.

in Journal of Crohn's and Colitis

June 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Pathology; Physiology; Research Methods in Life Sciences; Economics of Health; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Gastroenterology. 5730 words.

Abstract

Background

Crohn’s disease [CD] patients suffer from nutritional deficiencies when in active disease. We...

Faulds, Henry (1843–1930), general practitioner and developer of fingerprinting

Alex Paton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Science and Mathematics; Forensic Medicine; Pathology; Medicine and Health. 1154 words.

Faulds, Henry (1843–1930), general practitioner and developer of fingerprinting, was born on 1 June 1843 at Beith, Ayrshire, the son of William Pollock Faulds, an impoverished grocer, and...

Fred, Edwin Broun

Marianne Fedunkiw Stevens.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology. 1057 words.

Fred, Edwin Broun (22 March 1887–16 January 1981), bacteriologist and university president, was born in Middleburg, Virginia, the son of Samuel Rogers Fred, a landowner, and Catherine...

Frost, Wade Hampton

Margaret L. Grimshaw.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Epidemiology; Pathology. 1102 words.

Frost, Wade Hampton (03 March 1880–30 April 1938), epidemiologist and physician, was born in Marshall, Virginia, the son of Henry Frost, a physician and Sabra J. Walker. Frost was brought...

Gairdner, Sir William Tennant (1824–1907), physician and pathologist

G. A. Gibson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Pathology; Education. 913 words.

Gairdner, Sir William Tennant (1824–1907), physician and pathologist, born in Edinburgh on 8 November 1824, was the eldest son of John Gairdner (1790–1876), physician, and his wife, Susanna...

Gradle, Henry

William K. Beatty.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Ophthalmology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology. 1023 words.

Gradle, Henry (17 August 1855–04 April 1911), ophthalmologist and early proponent of bacteriology, was born in Friedburg, a suburb of Frankfurt-am-Main, Prussia, the son of Bernard Gradle...

Hay, Matthew (1855–1932), physician and expert in forensic medicine and public health

Brenda M. White.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Forensic Medicine; Pathology. 1068 words.

Hay, Matthew (1855–1932), physician and expert in forensic medicine and public health, was born at Hill Head, Denny, Stirlingshire, on 27 December 1855, the son of Matthew Hay, colliery...

Herschel, Sir William James, second baronet (1833–1917), developer of fingerprinting and judge

A. Spokes Symonds.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Science and Mathematics; Forensic Medicine; Pathology. 726 words.

Herschel, Sir William James, second baronet (1833–1917), developer of fingerprinting and judge, was born on 9 January 1833, probably in Slough, the eldest child of the three sons and nine...