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Misheck Garikai Nyabadza

Specialist registrar in anaesthesia Shackleton Department of Anaesthetics, Southampton General Hospital (b 1971; q University of Zimbabwe 1995; DA, Primary FRCA), d 17 May 2002.

Misheck qualified with honours from the University of Zimbabwe and chose to pursue a career in anaesthesia. He attained the DA (merit) in 1998 and moved to the United Kingdom to continue his training. He worked at Poole and Royal Bournemouth hospitals for 18 months before gaining a specialist registrar post at Southampton in 2001. Misheck produced a large number of publications in his short anaesthetic career, related to his interest in information technology and obstetric anaesthesia, and he was a hard working and well respected member of the department. In his spare time, he liked to read African literature and swim with his son. He leaves a wife, Ulla; and a six year old son, Munashe. [Sumit Das]