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Portrait of Sir Andrew Watt Kay

Description

Photograph of Sir Andrew Watt Kay, seated wearing the presidential robes and medal.

Andrew Watt Kay studied at the University of Glasgow, graduating MBChB with honours in 1939. He then gained his MD with honours in 1944 and ChM with honours in 1949. In 1956 he undertook the position of Consultant Surgeon at the Glasgow Western Infirmary. He then suceeded Sir Charles Illingworth at the University of Glasgow as the Regius Professor of Surgery in 1964.

Kay was President of the College from 1972 to 1974.

Creator

Elliot Robertson

Date

c. 1978

Identifier

2017/10

Portrait of Sir Andrew Watt Kay

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Portrait of Sir Andrew Watt Kay

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Citation

Elliot Robertson, “Portrait of Sir Andrew Watt Kay,” Heritage, accessed May 30, 2024, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/2048.