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Biographical entry Kellgren, Jonas Henrik (1911 - 2002)

MRCS 1934; FRCS 1936; MB BS London 1934; MSc Manchester 1957; MRCP 1935; FRCP 1951.

Born
11 September 1911
Died
22 February 2002
Occupation
rheumatologist

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Jonas Kellgren was born on 11 September 1911. He trained at University College Hospital and after a very wide experience decided to specialise in rheumatology. He became Professor of Rheumatology and Director of the Rheumatism Research Centre of the University of Manchester, consultant physician to Manchester Royal Infirmary, and Dean of the Medical School in the University of Manchester. He died on 22 February 2002, leaving a widow, Thelma.

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