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Aodan Seosamh Breathnach

Aodan Seosamh Breathnach, Irish anatomy educator. Member Society Investigative Dermatology (honorary; member.


  • Breathnach, Aodan Seosamh was born on August 20, 1922 in Roscrea, Tipperary, Ireland. Son of Michaal and Nora (O'Halloran) Breathnach.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, National University Ireland, Dublin, 1943, Master of Science, 1945, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, B.A.O., 1947, Doctor of Medicine 1954. From lecturer to professor anatomy St. Mary's Hospital Medical School, University London, since 1950, deputy dean. Medical consultant, since 1980.

      Honorary consultant St. Gallicano Dermatological Institute, Rome, since 1979.


    • Editor: Anatomy of Human Skelton, 1965. Contributor articles to sci.


    • Author: Ultrastructure of Skin, 1971. Editor: Anatomy of Human Skelton, 1965. Contributor articles to science journals.

      Named Prosser-White orator St. John's Hospital, 1976. Recipient numerous grants, since 1965.


    Member Society Investigative Dermatology (honorary.



    Golf; walking; music.


    • Married Rigmor Constance Eyde, August 9, 1949. Children– Stephen Micheal, Richard Stuart.
    • father: Michaal Breathnach
    • mother: Nora (O'Halloran) Breathnach
    • spouse: Rigmor Constance Eyde
    • children: Stephen Micheal Breathnach
    • Richard Stuart Breathnach
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    Born August 20, 1922