Lawrence Peter Ormerod, 1950-2019

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      GB 133 MMC/2/OrmerodL
  • Dates of Creation

Administrative / Biographical History

Ormerod studied medicine at the University of Manchester between 1968 and 1974. He was consultant physician in thoracic medicine for the Blackburn. He was known for his work on tuberculosis. He was a former president of the British Thoracic Society and was awarded the British Thoracic Society medal in 2017.Ormerod held personal chairs in respiratory medicine at the University of Central Lancashire and the University of Manchester.