Alexander AdamBMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c1962 (Published 09 April 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c1962
- Alistair Adam
Alexander Adam (“Alex”) was born into a farming family in Banffshire, one of seven children, and his medical training was accelerated with the onset of war.
He graduated at the age of 21, spending much of the second world war in India and Burma with the 81st West African Division. He then trained in Aberdeen, Inverness, and London before returning to …