Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Lam Yun-hae 林閏羲 (1910-EOP)

updated December 17, 2013.

Hong Kong nlt.1905. 

HONG KONG. LMSHK 1910. Assistant Resident Medical Officer, Tung Wah Hospital 1910. Authorized to practice August 26, 1910. Private practitioner 1910-EOP, address #9 Lung Chow Ching, Kowloon City 1941. Authorized medical practitioner to sign medical certificates of death 1910-EOP.

[2] 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, August 26, 1910, #264; May 9, 1941, Notice #558.


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