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1879 – Born in  the western Lithuanian village of Kalvarija.   1903 – He received his medical degree in neurology and other specialties.   1912  – he married Miriam Albin, who bore him two children, a son, Joel, and a daughter, Sara.                        – During the First World War, Elkes ..

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1925 – John Harland Bryant, Jack was born in Arizona, USA, and educated at numerous schools all over the country.    1949 – Earned a B.A at the University of Arizona.   1953 – Received his MD at the College of Physicians & Surgeons at Columbia University.  1960 – Joined the medical faculty of the University ..

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1984 – Received MBBS degree from Dow Medical College, Karachi.    1990 – Received MSC from the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston.    1997 –  Was awarded PhD from the Australian National University, Canberra.    2008 – retired as Fellow at the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health at The Australian National University.  ..

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  1936 Robert Matheson Douglas was born in South Australia.   1959 He graduated in medicine at the University of Adelaide.   1967 he took up a position as Specialist Physician and Deputy Medical Superintendent of the Port Moresby hospital in Papua New Guinea. In PNG he developed an interest in respiratory infections particularly the ..

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A French Physician   1774 – Born on April 24 in Provence.   1786 – He was appointed Chirurgien aide-major at Val de Grâce in Paris.   1789 – Physician at the Institute for Deaf Mutes.   1816 – 1832 – Co-editor of the Journal Universel des Sciences Médicales, Paris (1822), (1821) Published a major ..

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1914 – An American oncologist who played a prominent role in the introduction of chemotherapy for cancer was born this year.   1932 – He studied at Georgetown Preparatory School.   1940 – He went to college in Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, served in the U.S. army medical corps during World War II, where ..

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  1773 – He was born on the 13th day of June this year in Milverton, Somersetshire, England, and educated at the universities of Edinburgh, Goettingen, and Cambridge.   1796 – He obtained a medical degree at Goettingen.   1799 – He began to practice medicine in London.   1802 – He became foreign secretary ..

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1868 – An American physicist was born this year in Concord, Massachusetts.   1901 – He was professor of experimental physics at Johns Hopkins University. He is probably best known for his work discrediting the phenomenon of N rays.   1905 – He published the book “Physical Optics”.   1907 – He also published his book “How to ..

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1858 – Born on January 18th in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania. American physician and founder of Provident Hospital in Chicago, credited with the first successful heart surgery. 1883 – Williams graduated from Chicago Medical College. 1884-1893 – He served as surgeon for the South Side Dispensary and physician for the Protestant Orphan Asylum.          – In ..

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1802 – He was born this year in the Oregon Country. He is famous for leading the first large party of wagon trains along the Oregon Trail.   1834 – He applied to the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions.   1835 – He traveled with missionary Samuel Parker to present-day north-western Montana and ..

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