Margaret Hogg Grant

Biography of Margaret Hogg Grant

Margaret Hogg Grant
Margaret Hogg Grant

Margaret Hogg Grant was born on 1 October 1894 in Glasgow. Her father, George, worked as a journalist. She first matriculated at the University aged 19 to study for a Science degree, taking subjects such as Natural Philosophy and Zoology.

Hogg was a highly successful student and particularly excelled in Zoology, winning three separate prizes for her work during her second year of study. Additionally, she won a certificate in Physical Laboratory during her first year. After graduating BSc in 1917, Hogg continued with her studies and undertook a medical degree at the University, graduating in MBChB in 1919. She went on to practise as a doctor in Glasgow. In 1924 she received an MD from the University for her thesis entitled 'Pneumonias in Glasgow, with special reference to their Pneumococcal types and associated organisms'.

She married Robert James Peters on 4 June 1927 in London.


Margaret Hogg Grant
Born 1 October 1894, Scotland.
University Link: Graduate
GU Degrees: BSc, 1917; MBChB, 1919; MD, 1924;
Additional Information: R3/1/2
Record last updated: 17th Jun 2017

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