Friday, December 20, 2013

Kwan King-hung 關景亨 (1908)

updated December 20, 2013.

Hong Kong nlt.1902.

HONG KONG. LMSH 1907. Authorized to practice July 8, 1908. Public Dispensary, Eastern 1908. Authorized medical practitioner to sign medical certificates of death 1908.

Siblings: 1. Kwan King-leung 關景良 [confirmation required].

[2] LMSH was the qualification awarded to graduates of the Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese HKCMC (1887-1912). Holders of LMSH 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, LMSH 1893, was permitted to practice at the Alice Memorial Hospital 1893

Selected bibliography: The Hong Kong Government Gazette, July 10, 1908, Notice #482.


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