#OTD in 1954 – Death of physician, Dorothy Stopford Price, in Dublin.

Dorothy Stopford Price was a physician who was key to the elimination of childhood tuberculosis in Ireland by introducing the BCG vaccine. She was born on 9 September 1890 at Newstead, Clonskeagh, Co Dublin, to Jemmett Stopford, a civil servant, and Constance Kennedy. The Stopford family had a long history in the Church of Ireland. Jemmett […]

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#OTD in 1954 – Death of physician, Dorothy Stopford Price, in Dublin.

Dorothy Stopford Price was a physician who was key to the elimination of childhood tuberculosis in Ireland by introducing the BCG vaccine. She was born on 9 September 1890 at Newstead, Clonskeagh, Co Dublin, to Jemmett Stopford, a civil servant, and Constance Kennedy. The Stopford family had a long history in the Church of Ireland. Jemmett […]

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