Hall of Fame/ Science & Innovation – George Macdonald Urquhart

Science and Innovation

George Macdonald Urquhart

Pioneering Veterinary Parasitologist
George was born in Glasgow on the 29th May 1925. On graduating from the Glasgow Veterinary College as the gold medallist in 1947, George Urquhart was awarded a scholarship to work with Dr E L Taylor, in the parasitology department at Weybridge. He returned to Glasgow in 1949 as one of the group of men who were given the task of taking the old Glasgow college into a university system.

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