Obituaries

Fraser Brockington

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.330.7487.365-a (Published 10 February 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:365

Public health doctor whose work paved the way for free school milk

Fraser Brockington was both a historian and a practitioner of social and preventive medicine, whose early research led to the increased promotion of free school meals and the provision of free school milk. He was the author of two important studies—A Short History of Public Health (1956) and Public Health in the 19th Century (1965)—both of which examined the improvements that had been made to society …

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