Noshir Wadia, MD, was born on January 20, 1925. He is universally recognized as the founder of contemporary Indian neurology. He completed his graduation and postgraduation at the Grant Medical College and J J Hospital, Bombay, India (1950). He then passed the membership examination of the Royal College of Physicians, London (1952), and received his training to be a neurologist through 5 years (1952-1956) as Registrar in London under the tutorship of the internationally renowned neurologist Sir Russell Brain (later Lord Brain).
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