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Correspondence and papers relating to career activities, 1983-2001

MS. 6692/10
Held in our offsite storage facility

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‘DJW personal, NDM, Times letter, BMJ article, others’, containing:

File 1: Correspondence and papers relating to writing, retirement, and other matters, 1989-93, 2000-2001; correspondence relating to Science and the Quiet Art (OUP, 1995) by Sir David, 1995-2000; response by Sir David for a House of Lords inquiry into the aircraft cabin environment, 2000; correspondence relating to medical student numbers, ‘Miscellaneous correspondence, House of Lords, Oxford Medicine’, papers relating to the House of Lords Select Committee on Science and Technology, 1987 (minutes of evidence from Professor Sir David Weatherall on medical research) and 1993 (report on the regulation of the UK biotechnology industry and global competitiveness, with evidence from Sir David); papers relating to the future of Oxford acute medical services and the Oxford Medical School, 1991; letter from Charles Webster enclosing a copy of his contribution on medicine to The History of the University of Oxford, Vol. VIII, 1994. File 2: Correspondence relating to an editorial by Sir David on the ‘inhumanity’ of medicine in the British Medical Journal, Christmas 1994, 1994-1995. File 3: ‘Karpas correspondence’ 1990-1993. (Res.) File 4: Papers relating to Sir David’s contribution to a publication about the Nuffield benefactions by F. J. Minns, nephew of Lord Nuffield, 1988-1989. File 5: ‘Correspondence re letter in Times’, correspondence and papers relating to a letter by Sir David regarding alternative medicine in reference to an earlier article. Published in The Times, 29 Aug. 1983 ‘step by step to alternative medicine’, 1983.


  • Creation: 1983-2001


1 box (5 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access

Some material is closed.


MS. 6692/10