THE HUNTERIAN ORATION

@article{Wallace1934THEHO,
  title={THE HUNTERIAN ORATION},
  author={C. Wallace},
  journal={British Medical Journal},
  year={1934},
  volume={1},
  pages={269 - 273}
}
  • C. Wallace
  • Published 1934
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • British Medical Journal
As a member ot the Court of Examiners to this College I have on many occasions sat in the Council Chamber before the portrait of John Hunter while examin ng a candidate. It was natural in the circumstances that the question should arise as to what Hunter would have thought of the knowledge displayed by the candidates. Would he have been astonished at the ignorance or pleased with the knowledge displayed? Would he have been amused or irritated when the examinee expressed total ignorance of John… Expand

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