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Kingston, Ont., Dec. 8, 1906.
To the Editor:
—The senate of Queen's University, at a meeting held Dec. 6, 1906, instructed the registrar to erase the name of Gotfried Leonard Hagen Burger from its list of graduates.The minute of the senate will be of interest to your readers and is as follows:The Senate of Queen's University, having met in conjunction with the Medical Faculty to consider questions which have arisen in connection with the degrees of Doctor of Medicine and Master of Surgery conferred on Mr. G. L. Hagen Burger by the said Senate, in September. 1904, find as follows:First: That the degrees of Doctor of Medicine and Master of Surgery granted to the said Mr. Hagen Burger by the Senate of Queen's University were obtained in part after examination and in part on the credit of certain documents and certificates produced or referred to by him.
Connell JC. Medical Forgeries—The Hagen Burger Case.. JAMA. 1906;XLVII(25):2104. doi:10.1001/jama.1906.02520250058015