Obituaries

Janet Anne Robertson

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f4232 (Published 17 July 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f4232
  1. Karen Palmer,
  2. Jane Gray,
  3. Judith Trew,
  4. Richard Crosby,
  5. Caroline Toyn,
  6. Bernardine Rochford,
  7. Brigitte Crosby

Born in Hamilton, Janet was the second oldest of four children and her family’s social convener from an early age. After house jobs and a rotation that included posts in New Zealand near extended family, Janet interspersed locum work with looking after whichever friend needed her at the time. She combined being a general practitioner in Hamilton with working in a needle exchange before joining the practice at Moffat, job sharing with her brother in law. When, 10 years ago, breast cancer was diagnosed , she continued to live a full, …

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