Lambo Collection on the History of Medicine

Post Date:
Feb 5, 2024

The Lambo Collection on the History of Medicine consists of antiquarian books from the private library of Dr. Thomas Adeoye Lambo, MD., PhD., D.Sc. (1923-2004). Dr. Lambo was a Nigerian scholar and psychiatrist who served as Deputy Director General of the World Health Organization. During the late 70s, Dr. Lambo was a visiting Hannah Professor of History of Medical and Related Sciences at Queen's University. Owing to his connection to the Hannah professorship, Dr. Lambo’s personal library came to Queen’s.

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