Alison Jane WoodwardBMJ 2013; 346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f3009 (Published 12 June 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f3009
- Andrew Dicker
Alison Jane Woodward was educated at Hemel Hempstead grammar school, where she excelled in the arts and music and became head girl. Her arts background made it necessary for her to take an MB degree before starting her preclinical studies.
After qualifying she embarked on vocational training for general practice in Cheltenham. Before completing the scheme she accepted an opportunity to work in South Africa among the Zulu community. She stayed for eight …