Obituaries

Gwyn Elias Roberts

BMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7349.1340 (Published 01 June 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:1340
  1. David Wilson,
  2. Carol Roberts

    A pioneer in the care of people with learning disabilities

    Gwyn Roberts improved the quality of life for people with learning difficulties. While he desired change for the benefit of his patients and their families, he was always realistic about what could be achieved. Despite his dry humour, he was a quiet and contemplative person, in many ways understated and at times troubled by self doubt. However, he will be remembered as a leader and an enabler who made a lasting impression …

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