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Biographical entry Lewis, Phillip Frank (Phil) (1919 - 2015)

Born
1919
Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
Died
2015
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Veterinarian

Summary

Phil Lewis was veterinary consultant and ultimately Principal Veterinary Officer for the Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (later CSL Ltd). He played a leading role in the care, breeding and sourcing of laboratory animals and domestic species used in the production of vaccines and antisera used in human and veterinary medicine. His responsibilities included the management of large field stations and animal colonies, and conduct of an outreach program relating to immunology and infectious diseases and the use of CSL products. Hartley had a regular radio segment that was broadcast throughout Australia.

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1977
Education - MVSc, University of Melbourne
1979
Life event - Retired
1984
Education - PhD, University of Melbourne

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