Dr. Bill Frankland began his medical career as a junior doctor working for
Sir Alexander Fleming at St. Mary's Hospital in London, before the outbreak
He developed the daily Pollen Count in 1953, which has now become an invaluable service around the World. Have a look at the Pollen Calender from the UK Met Office, which is based on his pioneering work.
Dr. Frankland joined the London Allergy Clinic after retiring from the NHS nearly 30 years ago, and is an Honorary Consultant here at the Wimpole Street practice. At the age of 106, he is still writing for medical journals, attends international research conferences and makes regular media appearances.
For an insight into this remarkable clinician, just click here.
To obtain a copy of his biography: "From Hell Island to Hayfever"
just click on the book cover.