Obituaries

Albert Rinsler

BMJ 2011; 342 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d1709 (Published 21 March 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d1709
  1. Sam Rinsler,
  2. Dan Rinsler

As a medical student, Albert Rinsler assisted in the treatment of wounded soldiers evacuated from Normandy. On qualifying, he spent a year working for Norman “Pasty” Barrett before joining the MRC Pneumoconiosis Unit based at Llandough Hospital, Penarth. The unit was headed by Charles Fletcher. Colleagues also included Archie Cochrane (photo taken by Albert: www.epi.umn.edu/cvdepi/photo.asp?id=113) and Heinz Wolff. After …

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