Lives of the fellows

William Keir

b.1753 d.6 June 1783
MD Edin(1778) LRCP(1781)

William Keir, M.D., was born in Perthshire, and educated at Edinburgh, where he took the degree of doctor of medicine 12th September, 1778 (D.M.I. de Attractione Chemicâ). He was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 25th June, 1781. Dr. Keir was elected physician to St. Thomas’s hospital in 1780; and died of fever 6th June, 1783, aged thirty.

William Munk

(Volume II, page 325)

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