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MEN OF' CANADA.

JOHN L. DAVISON, B.A.,
M.D., C.M., M.R.C.S., England,
Toronto, was born oil the loth
of November, 1853. He was educated
at Newburgh Grammar School; and
afterwards graduated from the Normal
School, Toronto, where he took the
McCabe gold medal. He then received
an appointment in the Provincial Model
School, where he remained ten years,
and during that period graduated in arts
from Toronto University. He then at-
tended Trinity Medical College, where
he graduated with first-class honors in
1884. After this he studied in Edinburgh
and London, and became a member of the

Royal College of Surgeons, England. Returning to Canada he began the practice of his profession, and in 1885 was appointed professor of pathology in the Women's Medical College, Toronto. In 1886 he was appointed to the chair of Materia Medica and Therapeutics in Trinity Medical College, and be-came sub-editor of the Canada Lanai ender the late Dr. Fulton, and after his death was appointed editor in chief. In 1887, in partnership with Dr. Sheard, he purchased the journal, which they still own. In 1887 he was appointed on the staff of visiting physicians to the- Toronto General Hospital.

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