Clendinnen, Leslie John (1887-1954)

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Clendinnen, Jack (1887-1954)
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Radiologist
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Frederick John Clendinnen (1860-1913) and Leslie John Clendinnen (1887-1954), radiologists, were father and son. Frederick John was born on 13 April 1860 at Emerald Hill, Melbourne, son of Joseph James...

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Leslie Clendinnen was the son of Frederick John Clendinnen. He was apprenticed to his father as a radiologist, succeeding him on his death. He also succeeded him as honorary skiagraphist at the Melbourne Hospital in 1914, later becoming the first radiotherapist there in 1929. He was a pioneer in Australia of the interstitial use of radium needles in the treatment of malignant tumours.

Born Melbourne, 16 May 1887. Died 29 January 1954. Educated University of Melbourne (MB, ChB 1911). Apprenticed to his father 1911-13, took over the practice 1913, honorary skiagraphist, Melbourne Hospital 1914-29, Caulfield Military Hospital during World War I, first radiotherapist, Melbourne Hospital 1929-33, radiotherapist, Prince Henry's Hospital 1933-53. Council member, Medical Defence Association of Victoria for 22 years. Trustee, Wilson's Promontory National Park and Sir Colin Mackenzie Sanctuary at Healesville.

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  1. Clendinnen, Leslie John
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Clendinnen, Frederick John (1860-1913) and Leslie John (1887-1954) radiologists
    Bennett, Robert
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1981
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 8, 28-29

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