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Ian Allingham Magnus

dermatologist , educator , photobiologist

Ian Allingham Magnus, British dermatologist, educator, photobiologist. Served to major Medical Corps, British Army, 1945-1947; Fellow Royal Society Medicine; member British Association Dermatology, British Biophysics Society, British Photobiology Society (past president); member United States Spanish, Swedish, Czech, Israeli, E. German societies.

Background

Magnus, Ian Allingham was born on October 27, 1920 in Sussex, England. Son of Theodore A. and Violet (McNeil-Mitchell) Magnus.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cambridge University, 1942, Master of Arts, 1944, Doctor of Medicine 1955. Bachelor of Medicine, St. Thomas Hospital, London, 1944. Medical registrar Guys Hospital, London, 1950-1955.

Lecturer Institute Dermatology, London, 1955-1960, senior lecturer, 1960-1963, reader, 1963-1972, professor, 1972-1985, professor emeritus, since 1985.

Works

  • Author: Dermatological Photobiology, 1976. Numerous articles.

Membership

Served to major Medical Corps, British Army, 1945-1947. Fellow Royal Society Medicine. Member British Association Dermatology, British Biophysics Society, British Photobiology Society (past president).

Member United States Spanish, Swedish, Czech, Israeli, E. German societies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Opera; ballet; wines.

Connections

Married Frances Bott, February 10, 1945. Children– Christopher, Colette, Freer, Imogen, Fenella.

father:
Theodore A. Magnus

mother:
Violet (McNeil-Mitchell) Magnus

spouse:
Frances Bott

children:
Christopher Magnus

Colette Magnus

Freer Magnus

Imogen Magnus

Fenella Magnus