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Portrait details: Painted by Raymond Pitre`.

Joseph V. Zammit Maempel

Professor of Medicine

Born: Naxxar 24/09/1912, died: 17/04/2001. Education: Lyceum; Royal University of Malta. Qualifications: PhC [Malta, 1933]; MD [Malta, 1937]; MRCP [U.K., 1946]; FRCP [U.K., 1965]. Career: joined the Medical & Health government services and the academic body of the Faculty of Medicine & Surgery eventually becoming Professor and Clinical Head of Medicine 1967; retired 1973. Achievements: served in various posts on the government medical and university boards. Published a large number of significant medical publications, with particular reference to diabetes. Nominated knight of the Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem in 1966 and eventually knight commander in 1979; served as Hospitaller to the Grand Priory of the Maltese Islands.
References:
G. Lanfranco: Zammit Maempel, Joseph Victor: Maltese Biographies of the twentieth century (eds. Schiavone M.J., Scerri L.J.). PIN, Malta, 1997, p.592-593


 
   
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