Obituaries

George Adam Newsholme

BMJ 2012; 344 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e1048 (Published 14 February 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e1048
  1. Dorothy Davies

George was the son of Henry Newsholme, medical officer of health for Birmingham and professor of public health at the university. His grandfather, Sir Arthur Newsholme, had been one of the pioneers of public health.

Having qualified as an exhibitioner at Cambridge, George completed his clinical medicine in Birmingham and intended to train as a physician. He served in the Royal Army Medical Corps in Germany …

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