Terence McQueen CollinsBMJ 2015; 350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h2674 (Published 01 June 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h2674
- Brian Money, Alison Overend, Robert Walker
Terence McQueen Collins (“Terry”) initially qualified as a vet in 1966, switching to medicine soon after qualifying but working as a vet during holidays to support his medical studies. Most of his working life was spent as a general practitioner in Maryport group practice in Cumbria.
He was instrumental in helping the practice develop from a traditional family doctor service to a modern multidisciplinary practice, embracing change where it was for the benefit of patients. This was exemplified by the practice …