Richard Leslie WoodheadBMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c626 (Published 02 February 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c626
- Allen Shaw
Richard Richard Leslie Woodhead (“Dick”) was born in Leeds in 1941; he qualified in 1966 and was consultant physician in Bradford from 1975 to 1997. He died on 7 November 2009.
At Leeds Grammar School he was the champion half miler. When he won a scholarship to Oxford, the school celebrated with a half holiday for all. He trained at Oxford and University College Hospital, London. After qualification he was a house …