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Chair of Zoology at University College, Cardiff: Prof. Frank Goldby

Nature volume 154, page 635 (18 November 1944) | Download Citation



PROF. FRANK GOLDBY, Elder professor of anatomy in the University of Adelaide, has been appointed to the chair of anatomy at St. Mary's Hospital Medical School, London. Goldby entered Caius College, Cambridge, as Tancred Student and Scholar in 1920 and obtained first-class honours in Part I and Part II (Anatomy) of the Natural Sciences Tripos. In 1923 he was awarded the Frank Smart Research Studentship and spent a further year in Cambridge working under the direction of Prof. J. T. Wilson. His clinical studies were pursued at King's College Hospital, London where he came under the influence of Kinnier Wilson. He qualified M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P. in 1925, M.B., B.Ch. in 1927 and M.R.C.P. in 1928. During these years he held various residential appointments at his hospital, including the post of assistant pathologist.

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