Ri HornungBMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h5904 (Published 05 November 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h5904
- Elizabeth Hornung
Ri Hornung lived in Vienna until he was 4 and then emigrated to England. During the second world war he was evacuated to Cornwall. Having won a scholarship to Christ’s Hospital School in Horsham, he remained there for all his schooling. Despite being offered scholarships for engineering, Ri decided to embark on a medical career.
He studied medicine at Guy’s Hospital and subsequently did his house jobs there too. An interest in general practice led him …