Glaister, John

Reference HB71
Dates of Creation 1925
Name of Creator Glaister, John (British forensic physician : 1892-1971)
Language of Material English
Physical Description 0.05 metres

Scope and Content

MD thesis, 1925

Administrative / Biographical History

John Glaister was born in 1892, and was educated at the High School of Glasgow and Glasgow University. He was awarded the following qualifications: MB ChB (1916), MD (1925), DSc (1927). He became an assistant, later lecturer, in Forensic Medicine at Glasgow University (1919-25) and went on to become Professor of Forensic Medicine at Cairo University (1928-31), and then Professor of Forensic Medicine at Glasgow University (1931-62). Glaister retired to Glasgow in 1962 and died in 1971.

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Archivist's Note
Fonds level description compiled by Alistair Tough, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Archivist, 23 July 1998

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