File: Department of Clinical Investigations

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the work of the department of clinical investigations and research, based at the Manchester Royal Infirmary. The department was set up in 1925 under joint control of MRI and the University to provide facilities for research into the causes and treatment of disease. The papers concern various aspects of the running of the Department, including annual reports, and minutes of the Joint Committee on Clinical Investigations and Research and its various sub-committees which oversaw the Department's work. There is also correspondence with the Director, John Frederick Wilkinson (1897-1998).

Former reference: 207

Related Material

The University Archives also has custody of the minutes of the managing committee of the Department (USC/27.