Child Health (Samson Gemmell Chair)


The Samson Gemmell Chair of Medical Paediatrics was founded in 1924. It was endowed by the bequest of William Gemmell in memory of his brother, Samson (1848-1913) who was Regius Professor of Medicine, 1908-1913. In 1947 the name was altered to the Samson Gemmell Chair of Child Health.


Child Health (Samson Gemmell Chair)
Award Type: Professorships
Year Founded: 1924
Record last updated: 15th Jan 2013

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Post Holder:
  • William Gemmell

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