TITLE

CHAPTER XI: The Department of Surgery

AUTHOR(S)
Golding, John
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
Ascent to Mona as Illustrated by a Short History of Jamaican Med;1994, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 11 of the book "Ascent to Mona As Illustrated by a Short History of Jamaican Medical Care" is presented. It focuses on the history of the Department of Surgery at the University College of the West Indies (UCWI) in Mona, Jamaica. The first head of the department was Professor Gerarld H. C. Ovens, who was appointed in early 1952. Ovens had been trained at the Saint Mary's Hospital in London, England. Other former officials of the department include Sir Arthur Porritt, John Gilmour and Sir Harry Annamunthodo.
ACCESSION #
32144586

 

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