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DAVIS, John Allen

Forenames: John Allen

Last name: DAVIS

Titles and Honours:

Date of birth: 1923-08-06

Date of Election: 1970-01-01

Honorary Member? No


Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No


"Scientific Foundations of Paedriatrics" (ed. & contributor) 1974 (2nd ed. 1979)

"Place of Birth" 1978

Papers in Lancet, and Archives of Disease in Childhood

Place of Residence:


Professor of Paediatrics, Cambridge University, 1979-

Educ: Blundells School, Tiverton (Scholar); St. Mary's Hospital Medical School (Scholar); London University (Gold Medal); Manchester University

1947-9 Army Service BAOR
1947 House Physician, St Mary's Hospital
1950 Gt. Ormond St Hospital
1951-7 Registrar St Mary's Paediatric Unit & Home Care Scheme
1953 Senior Asst. Resident, Children's Medical Centre, Boston, Mass
1958-9 Nuffield Res. Fellowship, Oxford
1960-7 Senior Lecturer, Inst. of Child Health
1967-79 Prof of Paedratrics & Child Health, Manchester
1975 Paedriatric Editor of Medicine

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