Painted by Raymond Pitre`, 1995
of Pathology; Rector of
06/07/1922; died: 06/11/1992. Education: Lyceum
University of Malta [1939-46]; University of Oxford [Rhodes Scholar] to
training in pathology [1946-48, 1951-53]; University of London ; Qualifications:
Ph.C. [Malta, 1942]; B.Sc. [Malta, 1944]; M.D. [Malta, 1946]; B.Sc.
1948]; D.Phil. [Oxan, 1953]; D.C.P. [U.K., 1949]; F.C.Path. [U.K.,
D.Litt. (honoris causa) [Malta,
1992]. Career: Worked as Asst.
Pathologist at Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford
Research Asst. Nuffield Department of Surgery, Oxford
[1951-53]. Government Health Service – Appointed
Senior Pathologist [1953-82]. University
Professor of Pathology [1953-1982]; Served as dean to the Faculty
coordinator of medical studies [1977-79]; University Rector . Achievements:
World War II served in Royal Malta Artillery and awarded the Africa
War Medal, and the Victory Medal.. Corresponding member of the
Clinical Pathologists and member of the British Medical Association.
D.Litt (honoris causa) by the University
Prof. George Peter. Malta
Who’s Who 1965. A Biographical dictionary. Progress Press, Malta, 1965,
p.254; C. Savona-Ventura: Xuereb, George
P. Maltese biographies
of the twentieth century [eds. M.J. Schiavone; L.J. Scerri]. PIN, Malta,