James F. Brailsford

James Frederick Brailsford (1888 - 1961) 2

James Frederick Brailsford (1888 – 1961) was an English radiologist.



  • Born 8 July 1888
  • 1923 – MB ChB, University of Birmingham; MRCS LRCP
  • 1934 – elected first President of the British Association of Radiologists, of which he was founder. [Later the Faculty of Radiologists at the Royal College of Surgeons; and now the Royal College of Radiologists]
  • 1935 – Member of the Royal College of Physicians MRCP
  • 1941 – Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians FRCP
  • Died 28 January 1961

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Emergency physician MA (Oxon) MBChB (Edin) FACEM FFSEM with a passion for rugby; medical history; medical education; and informatics. Asynchronous learning #FOAMed evangelist. Co-founder and CTO of Life in the Fast lane | Eponyms | Books | vocortex |

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