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Correspondence. Surnames, 'Nairne' to 'Walton'

  • The Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL
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Wellcome Witnesses to Twentieth Century Medicine Seminars
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File consists of correspondence with people who have surnames from Nairne to Walton, related to the seminar on, "Clinical Research in Britain, 1950-1980", which was held at the Wellcome Institute on 9 June 1998. The seminar was part of the Wellcome Witnesses to Twentieth Century Medicine meetings also known as the Witness Seminars. The transcript of this seminar was published as Volume 7 of the Witness Seminar series, L.A. Reynolds and E.M. Tansey (editors), Clinical Research in Britain, 1950-1980, (London: Wellcome Trust, 2000).

Details of the seminar correspondence, primarily between the chair (Lord Walton of Detchant), organisers of the meeting (Dr David Gordon and Dr Tilli Tansey), editors of the published transcript (E.M. Tansey and L.A. Reynolds) and others include:

Detailed information for the seminar, commentary on the transcripts and feedback on the meeting from participants.

Correspondence with those not listed as participants including; Professor John Newsome-Davis (apologies); Dr Griffith Owen (apologies); Sir Michael Peckham (apologies); Sir Keith Peters; Lord Philips; Professor Michael Rawlins (apologies); Professor Stephen Semple; Dr Judith Sharpey-Schafer (regarding photographs); Sir Kenneth Stowe; Professor John Swales (apologies); Sir Keith Sykes (apologies); Professor Stephen Tomlinson; Lord Turnberg; and Professor Owen Wade.



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The correspondence is arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

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