Biography of Anatole Dekaban
Dr Anatole Dekaban (d2001) was a pediatric neurologist who established the Dekaban-Liddle Foundation at the University in 1991. The Foundation provides a fellowship scheme for University and Polish students and academics.
Dekaban was born and raised in Poland, where he became a physician. He was a member of the Polish underground army during the Second World War, emigrated to Canada in 1947 and to the USA eight years later.