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Correspondence and papers relating to career activities, 1976-1994

MS. 6692/9
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‘NDM reflections, speech notes, IMM Opening, Queen’s Awards, Civil Hons., Harveian Oration', 1976-1994.

File 1: ‘Royal Soc., Nat. Acad. Sciences USA, BA Pres., Palace Lunch, Oxford Science, Amsterdam (The Anatomy Lesson), ISH Concerts Programme, Bioethics (Nuffield), Assoc. Phys. President’, 1976-1994. Correspondence and papers relating to Sir David’s membership of the Nuffield Council on Bioethics, 1991-2; papers and concert programme for the 24th Congress of the International Society of Haematology (of which Sir David was President), 1992; papers regarding a lecture given by Sir David at the University of Amsterdam, 1994; papers relating to a lunch at Buckingham Palace, 1976; letter from Prince Charles enclosing a report [not present] by his working groups on orthodox, complementary and alternative medicines and seeking Sir David’s views, n.d. c.1997; correspondence regarding Sir David’s election to the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, 1990; Programme and List of Demonstrations of the Association of Physicians of Great Britain and Ireland’s meeting in Oxford, 1989 (during Sir David’s year as President); Science and Public Affairs, Autumn 1993, containing an editorial by Sir David, then President of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, ‘Science and the Health of the Nations’. File 2: ‘Notes on Nuffield Dept. of Medicine - Callender, Beeson, Weatherall, Programme of 50-year Celebration, Speech Notes’, 1988. Recollections of Sheila Callender, Clinical Reader in Medicine, Paul Beeson and David Weatherall of their time in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine and programme for the 50th anniversary meeting of the Department in 1988; ms notes for speeches on molecular genetics, the history of medicine in Oxford and other topics, n.d. File 3: ‘Royal Society letters’, correspondence relating to Professor Weatherall’s election as a Fellow of the Royal Society, 1977. Also includes correspondence relating to the award of the Royal Society’s Royal Medal, 1989, and Buchanan Medal, 1994. File 4: ‘Civil Honours, Harveian Oration’, 1986-1994. Correspondence and papers relating to the award of a knighthood [1987], 1986, the Belgian Commandeur de l’Ordre de la Couronne, 1994, and Sir David’s Harveian Oration to the Royal College of Physicians, 1992, 1992-1993.


  • Creation: 1976-1994


1 box (4 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 6692/9