Lives of the fellows

James Laird

b.? d.1840
MD Edin(1803) LRCP(1806)

James Laird, M.D., was born in Jamaica, and received his medical education at Edinburgh, where he graduated doctor of medicine 24th June, 1803 (D.M.I. de Stomacho ejusque morbis). He was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 31st March, 1806, and was elected physician to Guy’s hospital 11th November, 1813, but resigned his office there on the 14th January, 1824, about which time he withdrew from the practice of his profession and quitted London. Eventually he settled at Bognor, and died about 1840.

William Munk

(Volume III, page 32)

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