MA Oxon(1719) MB(1719) MD(1721) FRCP(1724/5)
William Wood, M.D., was born in Lancashire, and educated at Trinity college, Dublin, where he took the two degrees in arts. He removed to Oxford, was incorporated on his masters degree, 17th October, 1719; and, as a member of Queen s college, proceeded M.B. 19th November, 1719 ; M.D. 5th July, 1721. He was admitted a Candidate of the College of Physicians 30th March, 1724, and a Fellow, 22nd March, 1724-5. He was Censor and Gulstonian lecturer in 1727, and Harveian orator in 1733. His name disappears from the list of 1739. He was the author of
A Mechanical Essay on the Heart. 4to. Lond. 1729.
(Volume II, page 91)
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