Wilson, Cedric W(illiam) M(alcolm)
(1925– )
Lecturer in pharmacology who has written on parapsychology.
He was born on November 23, 1925, in Edinburgh, Scotland.
He studied at the University of Edinburgh (B.S., 1947;
M.C., Ch.B., 1949; Ph.D., 1954; M.D., 1958). He had a distinguished
medical career, and in 1955 he became a lecturer in
pharmacology and general therapeutics at the University of
Liverpool. In addition to his articles on medical and pharmacological
subjects, he has contributed to the Journal of Parapsychology
and the International Journal for Parapsychology. Wilson also
conducted experiments on the telepathic control of automatic
responses and the influence of drugs on such responses.
Sources
Pleasants, Helene, ed. Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology.
New York Helix Press, 1964.