Roman Stefan KocenBMJ 2013; 347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f4320 (Published 07 August 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f4320
- John Scadding
Aged 11, Roman Stefan Kocen escaped from the Warsaw ghetto in 1943 and reached England in 1946, unable to speak English. At the age of 18, he won a state scholarship to study medicine at Leeds University, qualifying with honours in 1956. After junior posts in Leeds, national service in Malaya, where he was officer in charge …
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