Patrick Meenan

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Patrick Meenan (30 June 1917 – 30 June 2008) was the president of the Irish Medical Council and dean of the faculty of medicine in University College Dublin (UCD). In his research work, he was involved with Albert Sabin and Jonas Salk in the development of the polio vaccine. He was educated in the Catholic University School, Clongowes Wood, and UCD, where he became auditor of the Literary and Historical Society. He died in June 2008 [1]


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  1. ^ "Pioneering physician who worked on polio vaccine". The Irish Times. 7 July 2008. Retrieved 6 September 2010.