1900
  • 1900

    First female students admitted to the School

  • 1900

    Malaria hut experiment in Italy

  • 1900

    George Carmichael Low goes to the West Indies to investigate filarial and other tropical diseases

  • 1900

    Sir Patrick Manson's malaria experiment

  • 1903

    Sir Francis Lovell appointed School's first Dean

  • 1903

    Sir Aldo Castellani researches trypanosome as the cause of sleeping sickness

  • 1905

    Professor Robert Leiper appointed as helminthologist and establishes the life-cycle of the guinea worm in Accra, Gold Coast (Ghana)

  • 1908

    Sir William Simpson, lecturer at the School, sent by the Secretary of State for the Colonies to combat an outbreak of bubonic plague in Accra, Gold Coast (Ghana)

  • 1909

    Sir Patrick Manson and Sir William Simpson appointed to the Advisory and Medical Sanitary Committee for Tropical Africa.