Friday, September 13, 2013

Chan Shui-yee 陳瑞儀 (1913-EOP)

updated December 23, 2013

Hong Kong nlt.1934.

HONG KONG. LMSHK 1913. Authorized to practice June 10, 1913, and again on August 31, 1934 [1] - EOP. Tung Wah Small-pox Hospital 1913. Private practitioner 1934-EOP, address: #1 Nam Kok Road, Kowloon City 1941.Authorized medical practitioner to sign medical certificates of death [n.d.]-EOP.

[1] LMSHK was the qualification awarded to graduates of the Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese HKCMC (1887-1912). Holders of LMSHK were not authorized to practice as private practitioners until July 8, 1908 [a]. From that day on they were permitted to practice as "exempted persons", but not to be listed in the Medical Register and not be addressed officially as "Dr".
[a] There were hospital appointments, more particularly at missionary or charitable hospitals, prior to 1908. For instance, Kwan King-leung 關景良, LMSHK 1893, was permitted to practice at the Alice Memorial Hospital 1893.

Selected bibliography: The Hong Kong Government Gazette, June 20, 1913, #194; May 9, 1941, Notice #558.


Post a Comment