Reference numberEC/1923/07
Previous numbersCert XIII, 235; A04269
TitleLeiper, Robert Thomson: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DescriptionDate stamp on reverse
CitationDistinguished as a parasitologist, the results of his work having been published in over 50 memoirs. Has been engaged in the following research expeditions under various Government Departments: - 1905, Gold Coast; 1907, East Africa, Uganda and Egypt; 1912-1913, Nigeria; 1914, China; 1915-1916, Egypt. Successfully investigated Bilharziosis in Egypt, discovering details of the life-history, which led to prevention of this scourge.
ProposersP C Mitchell; E H Starling; Patrick Manson; R I Pocock; R Muir; S F Harmer; A S Woodward; A Dendy; Ronald Ross; H B Jackson; David Bruce
Access statusOpen

Leiper, Robert Thomson: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA675Leiper; Robert Thomson (1881 - 1969)1881 - 1969
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