Janet Lane-Claypon

Janet Lane-Claypon

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Janet Elizabeth Lane-Claypon (1877-1967) was an English physician. She was one of the founders of the science of epidemiology, pioneering the use of so-called cohort studies and case-control studies. Born into an affluent Lincolnshire family, she was privately educated and entered the London School of Medicine for Women in 1898. A brilliant student, she won various honours, fellowships and degrees, including both an MD and PhD (making her an exceptionally early example of the "Doctor-doctor" phenomenon only now becoming common in modern medicine). By 1910, Lane-Claypon had acquired student honors, distinctive fellowships, and a string of degrees, including a doctorate in physiology and an M.D.show more

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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
  • Cred Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136732076
  • 9786136732077