Elected: 1964
Discipline: Unspecified at this time
Sir Alastair Robert Currie FRSE
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Alastair Currie was born on the Island of Islay on the 8th October 1921 and died on the 12th of January 1994.

He greatly appreciated his education at Port Ellen School and Bowmore High School in Islay and later at the High School in Glasgow. He was a student of the University of Glasgow, graduating with the degrees of BSc, MB, ChB in 1944. After House Officer appointments he was selected for specialist training in Pathology at the University Department of Pathology, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, where, apart from a period of national service with the Royal Army Medical Corps, mainly in Austria, he remained as lecturer and senior lecturer until 1959.