Thomas Albert BrownBMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7392.767/b (Published 05 April 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:767
Consultant anaesthetist Ards Hospital, Newtownards, Northern Ireland 1965–89 (b Belfast 1924; q Queen's University, Belfast, 1946; DA, MD, FFARCSI), d 1 January 2003.
Bertie Brown spent his early career in various hospitals in the English Midlands, where he developed an interest in anaesthetics. In 1952 he returned to Northern Ireland and was appointed registrar in anaesthetics to the Royal Group of Hospitals. He became assistant anaesthetist at Ards Hospital in 1955 and consultant anaesthetist at Armagh Hospital in 1962 before returning to Ards Hospital as consultant. He also worked at Bangor Hospital. From 1983 to 1985 he was president of the Northern Ireland Society of Anaesthetists. He leaves a wife, Pamela, and three children.