Interview with Dr Selwyn St Leger, conducted by Dr Andy Ness, for the History of Twentieth Century Medicine Research Group, UCL, 11 July 2000. Transcribed by Mrs Jaqui Carter, and edited by Professor Tilli Tansey and Dr Hugh Thomas.
Dr Antony Selwyn St Leger FFCM (b. 1948) has been a Consultant and Senior Lecturer in Public Health Medicine at the University of Manchester since 1980. He was at the MRC Epidemiology Unit (South Wales) from 1974 to 1980.
The History of Modern Biomedicine Research Group is funded by the Wellcome Trust, which is a registered charity (no. 210183). The interview was funded by a Wellcome Trust grant (059533; 1999-2001; awarded to Professor George Davey-Smith, Dr A R Ness and Dr E M Tansey), and its publication by a Wellcome Trust Strategic Award entitled “Makers of modern biomedicine: testimonies and legacy” (2012-2017; awarded to Professor Tilli Tansey).
Citation: Ness A R (intvr); Tansey E M, Thomas H (eds) (2017) St Leger, Selwyn: transcript of an audio interview (27- Jul-2000). History of Modern Biomedicine Interviews (Digital Collection), item e2017051. London: Queen Mary University of London.
Note: Audio interviews are conducted following standard oral history methodology, and received ethical approval from UCL (2000) and QMUL (reference QMREC 0642). Related material has been deposited in the Wellcome Library.
© The Trustee of the Wellcome Trust, London, 2017.
St Leger, Selwyn: transcript of an audio interview (27-Jul-2000)