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JEFFERSON, Geoffrey Sir

Forenames: Geoffrey

Last name: JEFFERSON

Titles and Honours: Sir

Date of birth: 1886-01-01

Date of death: 1961-01-01

Date of Election: 1943-01-01

Honorary Member? No

Obituaries: Vol 103, 1960-1, p iv

Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No


"The search for the mechanisms involved in thinking and talking" (1953-4, vol 95, pp 69-84); "The anatomical localisation of the soul (mind), 1640 - 1940 (1944)

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President, 1952-4, Vice-President, 1954-61. Gold medal in master of surgery exam (1914); Neurological surgeon at MRI, Hon Consult surgeon to Nat Hosp for diseases of the nervous system, London - Queen's Square (1926); Chair of Neurosurgery , M'cr Univ (1939-51); Lister medal for surgery (1949)

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