Ronald McDonald ClarkBMJ 2013; 347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f7264 (Published 09 December 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f7264
- Mike Thacker
Ronald McDonald Clark (“Ron”) was born in Darlington and grew up in Coatham Hall, the fourth child of William and Catherine McDonald Clark. His father was a chest physician at Bishop Auckland Hospital, County Durham.
Ron was educated at Barnard Castle School and then went to Glasgow University to study medicine. He qualified in 1973 before undertaking house jobs at the Stirling Royal Infirmary and …