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Subject : wellcome trust

Subject : malaria

Subject : bite

Subject : Africa

Subject : tropical

Subject : developing world

Subject : venom

Subject : snake

Subject : Medicine

Subject : bites

Subject : history

Subject : wellcome trust,malaria,bite,Africa,tropical,developing world,venom,snake,Medicine,bites,history

Description : The historian Conrad Keating continues his history of Oxford's groundbreaking contribution to health in the tropics by asking David Warrell what motivated him to work in Africa... The modern history of Oxford's medical contribution to the great neglected diseases of mankind begins with David Warrell's appointment as Director of the Mahidol-Oxford-Wellcome Unit in Bangkok, Thailand in May, 1979. Tropical research had fascinated Warrell since his time working in Nigeria and Addis Ababa in 1968. Together with his wife Mary, a medical virologist, he was chosen by David Weatherall, the Nuffield Professor of Medicine, to be Oxford's first practitioner of "medicine in the tropics" and he set himself the task of researching the patho-physiology of diseases. Jettisoning a safe, if uninspir

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Itunes:subtitle : The historian Conrad Keating continues his history of Oxford's groundbreaking contribution to health in the tropics by asking David Warrell what motivated him to work in Africa...

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Pubdate : Wed, 12 May 2010 13:30:30 +0100

Relation : http://mediapub.it.ox.ac.uk/feeds/rss/medsci/tropical-history-audio

Title : Forging a New Frontier in Oxford Medicine