Papers relating to Professor Donald Reid

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the work of Donald Reid, Director of the Department of Medical Statistics & Epidemiology, 1961-1977, including correspondence, draft papers, addresses and material relating to his role on the Royal College of Physicians Air Pollution Committee. Reid was actively involved in a number of research projects in the department most notably the effects of air pollution on health, including the study of chronic bronchitis in the Civil Service (GB 0809 Whitehall/06/03/01), health survey of the G.P.O (GB 0809 Whitehall/06/03/02) and migrant studies (GB 0809 Whitehall/06/03/03), as well as his contribution to the Whitehall Study.

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GB 0809 Whitehall/06/01/01 File 3 of 3 contains sensitive medical data and is CLOSED for review until 2039.