A benefaction and its benefits: The Oxford Nuffield Medical Fellowship and South Africa
This is the history of an act of philanthropy: the creation of a Fellowship allowing scholars from Australia, New Zealand and South Africa to study postgraduate medicine at the University of Oxford. More specifically, it examines how a charitable fund has operated with respect to the South African clinicians and medical scientists who have been its beneficiaries for the past 60 years.
Colin Bundy, Green Templeton College, Oxford
Philanthropy; medical research; Oxford.
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South African Medical Journal 2011;101(7):450-453.
Date submitted: 2011-03-29
Date published: 2011-06-27
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