Obituaries

Halley Mathew

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7400.1217-c (Published 29 May 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1217

Consultant psychiatrist Dewsbury 1986–2002 (b 1950; q Trivandrum, Kerala, India, 1975; MRCPsych), died from cancer on 21 February 2003.

After graduation Halley undertook specialist training in psychiatry in England. As a consultant in Dewsbury he developed a multidisciplinary community based adult service. He had a special interest in forensic psychiatry and led the services for mentally disordered offenders. He served as college tutor and for six years as clinical director. He leaves a wife and three children.

[J Anathhanam, N Booya, G John]

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