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KENNEDY, James MD

Forenames: James

Last name: KENNEDY

Titles and Honours: MD

Date of birth: 1785-01-01

Date of death: 1851-01-01

Date of Election: 1817-01-24

Honorary Member? No

Obituaries: Gent Mag New Ser 36 p205-6

Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? Yes

Publications:

Professional papers in various medical journals and articles in the "Gentleman's Magazine". 1813, "A dissertation on the anatomy, physiology and pathology of the human tongue"; 1822, "Lecture on Asiatic cholera"; 1825, "Treatise on the management of children in health and disease"; 1831, "Examination of Waites' Anti-Phrenology".

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Notes:

Bibliographer/medical writer. Visiting physician of Loughborough Dispensary. Died whilst compiling a bibliography of all medical treatises published in Great Britain before 1800, accompanied by concise biographies of their authors.

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