|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine|
|Number:||71 - 0|
|Name:||Lord (John) Boyd Orr of Brechin|
|University:||Food and Agricultural Organization|
|Country:||UNITED STATES (US)|
|Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1949|
|Motivation:||Work on nutritional physiology, and the importance of the application of these findings to human health and nutrition (see comment).|
|Name:||Esther M Killick|
|University:||University of London|
|Country:||UNITED KINGDOM (GB)|
|Comments:||Three publications are mentioned: 1. "The national food supply and its influence on public health", Chadwick Lecture, 1934; 2. "The economics of diet", Presidential Address to British Association, 1935; 3. "Food, Health and Income", book, 1936.|
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