Obituaries

Ian Thomas Twistington Higgins

BMJ 2007; 334 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39245.682106.BE (Published 21 June 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;334:1327
  1. Millicent Higgins

    Ian Higgins was professor emeritus of epidemiology and environmental and industrial health at the University of Michigan, School of Public Health. He had a distinguished career in research, teaching, and public service, and was an internationally renowned expert in the epidemiology of chronic respiratory diseases, cancer, coronary heart disease, and other diseases resulting from occupational and environmental exposures to hazardous materials, including cigarette smoke and air pollution. He devoted much of his career to improving the health and wellbeing of miners, industrial workers, schoolchildren, and the elderly.

    Ian was born in …

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