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Adams, Dr Aileen Kirkpatrick locked

CBE 1988; FRCS; FRCA

Born 5 Sept. 1923; d of F. Joseph Adams and M. Agnes Adams (née Munro)

Emerita Consultant Anaesthetist, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, since 1983

Education

Farringtons School, Chislehurst; Sheffield Univ. (MB ChB Sheffield, 1945); MA Cantab 1977. FFARCS 1954; FFA(SA) 1987; FRCS 1988; FRCA 1989; FDSRCS 1989

Career

Fellow in anaesthesia, Harvard Univ. and Mass. Gen. Hosp., Boston, 1955–57; Consultant Anaesthetist, Addenbrooke’s Hosp., Cambridge, 1960–83; Associate Lectr, Univ. of Cambridge, 1977–85; Dean, Faculty of Anaesthetists, RCS, 1985–88. Sen. Lectr, Lagos Univ. Med. Sch., Nigeria, 1963–64. Mem., Cambridge Health Authy, 1978–82. Royal College of Surgeons of England: Mem. Council, 1982–88; Hunterian Prof., 1993; Trustee, Hunterian Collection, 1996–2012; Royal Society of Medicine: Hon. Treas., 1995–99; Hon. Mem., Anaesthesia Section, 1998– (Pres., 1985–86); Pres., History of Medicine Section, 1994–95; Vice-Pres., Comparative Medicine Section, 2003–04. Hon. Mem., History of Anaesthesia Soc., 1994– (Pres., 1990–92); Pres., British Soc. for the History of Medicine, 2003–05. Hon. Archivist, Royal Coll. of Anaesthetists, 1989–98. Former Examr, Cambridge Univ. and FFARCS. Hon. Mem., Assoc. of Anaesthetists, GB and Ire. Lectures: Monckton Copeman, Soc. of Apothecaries, 2002; Arthur Thompson, Univ. of Birmingham, 2004. Mem., Editl Bd, Anaesthesia, 1972–85. Hon. MD Sheffield, 2016

Publications

book chapters and papers in med. jls on anaesthetic and related topics, and on history of medicine

Recreations

history of medicine, music

Address

12 Redwood Lodge, Grange Road, Cambridge CB3 9AR

(01223) 356460