Littlejohn, Henry Duncan

Education

Medical examiner St Andrews University 1858-1897.

Birth/childhood

Born 1828 son of Thomas Littlejohn, merchant, Edinburgh.

Attended Perth Academy and Edinburgh High School.

Career

Studied Edinburgh University - M.D. 1847, LL.D. 1893, also Paris, Vienna and Berlin.

L.R.C.S.E. 1847. F.R.C.S.E. 1854.

Medical examiner St Andrews University 1858-1897.

Lecturer in Medical Jurisprudence R.C.S.E. 1855-1897. Medical Officer of Health, Edinburgh 1862-1908 (resigned). Professor of Forensic Medicine, Edinburgh University 1896-1907 (retired). [University lecturer, doctor, university professor]

Knighted 1895. Publications.

Report on the sanitary condition of the City of Edinburgh. (Edinburgh: Printed by Colston & Son, 1865)

On the cleansing operations of Edinburgh, as compared with other towns. (Edinburgh: Printed by Colston & Son, 1865)

Case of criminal poisoning with oxalic acid.... (Edinburgh: Murray & Gibb, printers, 1861)

Death

Died at Arrochar 30.9.1914.

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