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Correspondence. Surnames, 'Dorkins' to 'Miller'

  • 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 Dorkins to Miller, related to the seminar on, "Cholesterol, Atherosclerosis and Coronary Disease in the U.K., 1950-2000", which was held at the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, on 8 March 2005. 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 27 of the Witness Seminar series, L.A. Reynolds and E.M. Tansey (editors), Cholesterol, Atherosclerosis and Coronary Disease in the U.K., 1950-2000, (London: Wellcome Trust, 2006).

Details of the seminar correspondence, primarily between the chair (Professor Michael Oliver), organisers of the meeting (Professor Michael Oliver and Dr Daphne Christie), editors of the published transcript (L.A. Reynolds and E.M. Tansey) and others include:

Detailed information for the seminar, commentary on the transcripts and feedback on the meeting from participants. Documents include; slides from an Australian seminar and the talk by Ronald Krauss titled, "Are Low-fat Diets Good for Everyone? Effects of Dietary Intake on LDL Subclass Phenotype and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease", provided by Peter Elwood.

Correspondence with those not listed as participants including; Dr Huw Dorkins (apologies); Professor Christopher Edwards (apologies); Professor Peter Elwood (apologies); Professor Gerald Fowkes (apologies); Miguel Garcia-Sancho (attendee); Dr Joseph Goldstein (apologies); Professor Austin Gresham (apologies); Dr Austin Heady; Bernhard Ineichen; Professor Philip James; Rocio Lale-Montes; Professor Malcolm Law (apologies); Dr Barry Lewis (apologies); Professor Ross Lorimer; Professor Mann; and Professor Sir Michael Marmot (apologies).



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The correspondence is arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

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