How can we help you...

Commemorative Plaques Record Details

Sir Dugald Baird (1899 - 1986)

Picture of the Palque

Location : 38 Albyn Place

Area : Central Aberdeen

Plaque Type : Yellow

About Sir Dugald Baird : Medical Pioneer. Born in Greenock and a graduate of Glasgow University he was appointed to the chair of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Aberdeen University in 1937. Under his directorship the University's Obstetric Medical Research Unit was set up. He was a principal supporter of the 1967 Abortion Bill.