International Leprosy Association -
History of Leprosy

International Leprosy Association -
History of Leprosy

Database

Lady Willingdon Settlement (later Central Leprosy Teaching and Research Institute (CLTRI))

Location

Category Leprosarium
Country India
Address Tirumani / Alapakkam, Madras Presidency
Current Address Tirumani / Chingleput, Tamil Nadu

Notes

Collaboration in Madras between:

Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore,
Schieffelin Leprosy Research Sanatorium, Karigiri,
Central Leprosy Teaching and Research Institute, Chingleput,
The Leprosy Centre, Polambakkam.

BELRA/LEPRA workers associated with this leprosarium:-

Dr Bob Cochrane, doctor, 1935-1941 & 1948-1951.
Mr Michael Smith, biochemist, 1949

Information supplied by LEPRA

Leprosaria - Historical References
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