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Sir David K. Henderson

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David K. Henderson was born in Dumfries, the youngest son of John Henderson, a solicitor. He was educated at Dumfries Academy and Royal High School, Edinburgh, then studied medicine at Edinburgh where he graduated in 1907. He was awarded his MD in 1913. In America, Henderson was resident psychiatrist at a clinic attached to Johns Hopkins Hospital and on a second visit some years later, he was appointed assistant physician in the Psychiatric Institute of Manhattan State Hospital.

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Edinburgh


Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 127 x W 104 cm

Accession number

PCF11

Work type

Painting


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Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

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