Dr. Hadley T. Williams

Dr. Hadley T. Williams
Faculty of Medicine

Tenure 1900 - 1931

Dr. Hadley T. Williams was born in Devonshire, England and came to Canada while still a child. He completed his M.D. at Western in 1888 and accepted post graduate work in England where he was the first doctor from London, Ontario to qualify for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (F.R.C.S) a professional qualification allowing Dr. Williams to practice surgery in the British Isles.

In 1877, he accepted a position as a lecturer of Anatomy at Western University. Dr. Williams began teaching surgery in 1900 and in 1911 accepted the position of Professor of Surgery. Well known for his lecturing and surgical skills, Dr. Williams was conferred an honorary LL.D. degree in 1928 from Western University. He retired in 1931.

Dr. Williams died in 1932.