Papers of Archibald Walker Sloan, b1917, medical graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

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Lecture notes:

  • Anatomy - Embryology 1935-1936;
  • Anatomy - Neurology 1935-1936;
  • Physiology 1935-1936.

Administrative / Biographical History

Archibald Walker Sloan was a medical student at the University of Glasgow , Scotland from 1935  . He graduated BSc in 1937  , MB ChB in 1940  and MD with Honours and the Bellahouston Medal in 1955  . He was a member of teaching staff at the University of Glasgow from 1948-1959, and then went on to complete his PhD at the University of Cape Town in 1966  . He was then a Professor of Physiology at the University of Cape Town until his retirement in 1980. He also holds the qualifications of FRCP (Glasgow), MRCP (London) and FRS (South Africa).


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Deposited by Professor Sloan, University of Capetown, 1980

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Fonds level description compiled by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 17 June 2005.

Amended by Emma Yan, Assistant Archivist (Cataloguing), 16 January 2008

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