Patricia Barron

BMJ 2014; 349 doi: (Published 26 September 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;349:g5748
  1. Tim Barron

Patricia Barron (née Chippendale, and known as “Pat”) was born in Shipley, the middle of three daughters. She attended Bingley Grammar School before leaving for London at the age of 18, and she retained her Yorkshire grit and determination all her life. She enjoyed her student days at Leatherhead, where the medical school of University College Hospital had been evacuated during the war years. One of the brightest students in her year, she went on to …

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