Dorothy Joan Mary (“Joan”) Baker

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 31 March 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:794

General practitioner Walsall 1948-79 (b Sheffield 1921; q Birmingham 1942), d 29 February 2004.

After a house job at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, she went into general practice in Walsall, working part time while the mother of three young children. Latterly she went into partnership with her late husband, Mac Baker, before retiring because of ill health to the countryside around Tenbury Wells to pursue an active interest in rural architecture. She leaves three children and one grandchild.

[Andrew Baker]


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