Roderick MacSween

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Sir Roderick Norman McIver MacSween FRCPE, FRCPGlas, FRCPath, FMedSci; FSB; FRSE (2 February 1935 – 11 December 2015) was a Scottish pathologist, professor of pathology at University of Glasgow, 1984 to 1999.

His "Pathology of the liver" (ISBN 0443100128) has reached its 5th edition.

MacSween was a past President of the Royal College of Pathologists (1996-99), a member of the General Medical Council (1998-2001)[1] and was knighted for services to medicine and to pathology in 2000.[2]

He also chaired investigations into diseases affecting farmed fish.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Prof. Sir Roderick MacSween – President 2009-". Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow. Retrieved 22 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "Knights Bachelor etc". BBC News. 2000. Retrieved 22 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "After foot-and-mouth, now it’s salmon". The Scotsman. 8 November 2001. Retrieved 22 February 2012. 
  • MacSWEEN, Sir Roderick (Norman McIver)’, Who's Who 2012, A & C Black, 2012; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2011  ; online edn, Nov 2011 accessed 22 Feb 2012
Educational offices
Preceded by
Alastair Bellingham
President of the Royal College of Pathologists
1996 – 1999
Succeeded by
Sir John Lilleyman