details: Painted by
William Apap; donated by Mrs.
C. Ganado in December 1990.
Professor of Medicine
21/04/1907; died: 26/10/1987. Education: Lyceum [1917-23]; University of
[1924-31]; furthered postgraduate studies at University College,
[1946-47]; Research Fellow University of Michigan [1956-57]. Qualifications: B.Sc. [Malta, 1927];
M.D. [Malta, 1931]; M.R.C.P.
[London, 1945]; B.Sc.
(hons.) [London, 1947]; F.R.C.P.
[London, 1961]. Career: worked
as Clinical assistant in the London
Hospital . Government Health
Service – Medical Officer [1932-34]; during World War II served as
Temporary Assistant Physician [1940-45]; Physician at St. Luke's
[1947-63]; Consultant Physician at Victoria Hospital, Gozo [1948-66];
Physician [1963-67]. University of Malta
– Assistant to Professor of Medicine [1934-39]; Professor of Physiology
[1939-63]; Dean of Faculty of Dental Surgery [1954-56]; Professor of
Member of University Council, Malta [1954-66]; member of Medical
[1957-66]. Member of various professional associations including the
Medical Association, the Physiological Society of Great Britain, the
Society of Medicine, and the Nutrition Society of Great Britain. In
served on the committee of the Medical Officers Union. Published
in referred professional journals.
Ganado, Professor Walter. Malta Who’s Who 1965. A Biographical
dictionary. Progress Press, Malta, 1965, p.132; Portraits
at the Medical School. Maltese Medical Journal, 1994,
Savona-Ventura: Ganado, Walter. Maltese biographies of the
twentieth century [eds. M.J. Schiavone; L.J. Scerri]. PIN, Malta,