Michael de Burgh Daly Prize Lecture
This biennial lecture is given in memory of the distinguished physiologist Michael de Burgh Daly — with input from the Cardiac & Vascular Physiology Theme Leads.Nominate Now
Who was Michael de Burgh Daly?
Michael de Burgh Daly (1922 –2002)
Michael de Burgh Daly (1922 –2002) was an English physiologist. Following lectureship positions at University College London, at just 36, he was appointed to the Chair of Physiology at Bart’s Medical School and Head of Department – a position he held until his retirement. He then moved to the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, to the Department of Physiology for the remainder of his life. He worked mainly on respiratory-cardiovascular Integration and conducted detailed studies on diving.
The Physiological Society established the Michael de Burgh Daly Prize Lecture in 2002.