William Henry MoffattBMJ 2005; 330 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.330.7487.366-d (Published 10 February 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:366
Former consultant physician Greenisland and Whiteabbey hospitals, Northern Ireland (b 1926; q Queen's University, Belfast, 1950; FRCPI, OBE), died from liver cancer on 27 November 2004.
Bill did his national service in the Royal Army Medical Corps, serving in the Suez Canal zone. After working in hospitals in Doncaster, Cheltenham, and Bournemouth he returned to Northern Ireland as consultant physician in geriatric medicine. He was chairman of the University of Ulster's ethical committee and a member of Northern Health Board. He became a justice of the peace in 1977. He leaves a wife, Elsie; three children; and four grandchildren.
[D H Allen]
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