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David Hugh Aird Boyd

David Hugh Aird Boyd, British physician, educator. Served to captain Royal Army Medical Corps, 1950-1952.; Fellow Royal College Physicians (Edinburgh) (secretary 1975-1979).; Member Church of Scotland.

Background

  • Boyd, David Hugh Aird was born on January 8, 1927 in Larbert, Scotland. Son of David and Lilias Crawford (Aird) Boyd.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University Edinburgh, Scotland, 1949, Doctor of Medicine 1963.

    Career

    • Registrar department respiratory diseases Northern General Hospital, Edinburgh, 1956-1958. Senior registrar Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, 1958-1960. Lecturer department materia medica University Glasgow, Scotland, 1960-1963.

      Consultant physician Highland Health Board, Scotland, 1963-1970, Leith Hospital and Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, since 1970. Lecturer University Basram, Iraq, 1975. Examiner University Tripoli, Libya, 1981.

      Honorary senior lecturer department medicine University Edinburgh.

    Religion

    Denomination: Church of Scotland

    Membership

    Served to captain Royal Army Medical Corps, 1950-1952. Fellow Royal College Physicians (Edinburgh) (secretary 1975-1979). Member Church of Scotland.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hill walking; ornithology.

    Connections

    • Married Betty Meldrum Mutch, August 30, 1952. Children– Colin David, Rona Kathryn Aird.
    • father: David Boyd
    • mother: Lilias Crawford (Aird) Boyd
    • spouse: Betty Meldrum Mutch
    • children: Colin David Boyd
    • Rona Kathryn Aird Boyd
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    Born January 8, 1927
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