Lives of the fellows

John Meyer

b.27 December 1749 d.30 July 1825
MD Strasburg(1771) LRCP(1784)

John Meyer, M.D., was the son of a banker at Vienna, and was born at Lindau, on the lake of Constance, 27th December, 1749. He entered the university of Strasburg in 1764; and after an extended classical and medical education, proceeded doctor of medicine in 1771 (D.M.I. de Fistula Ani. 4to.). He then studied for three years under Quarin at Vienna; and after visiting Dresden, Leipsic, and Berlin, came to London and attended the medical practice of Guys hospital. He was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 25th June, 1784. He practised for some years in London, and died at Brighton, after a lingering illness, on the 30th July, 1825, aged seventy-five.

William Munk

(Volume II, page 342)

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