Chakanambarth Mutteriyil Gopinath

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 14 April 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:909

Former general practitioner Harlow, Essex (b 1949; q Kasturba Medical College, south India, 1973; DOrth), died from a brain tumour on 6 November 2004.

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Gopi worked as the district medical officer for Indian Southern Railways before coming to Britain in September 1979. After various training jobs he was a registrar in orthopaedics at Bedford Hospital for six years and completed an MSc in orthopaedics from the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore. He then changed career to general practice, completing his training in St Neots. He became a principal in general practice in Harlow in 1997. He leaves a wife, Shashi, and two children.

[Preethi Gopinath,Praveen Gopinath]

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