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Chinnamma Jayakkar

BMJ 2005; 331 doi: (Published 24 November 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:1274

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Medical rehabilitation officer Ellesmere Port Hospital (b Vakkom, Kerala, India, 1952; q Trivandrum Medical College 1977), died from a brain tumour on 23 September 2005.

Jayakkar came to the United Kingdom in 1982 and began his medical career in Rotherham. He then worked in the geriatric departments of Scunthorpe, Burnley, Doncaster, Chester, and Ellesmere Port hospitals. Jayakkar had a passion for music and cricket; his knowledge of the history of the game was astonishing. He leaves a wife, Jaya, and two children.

[Anoop Jayakkar, Remya Jayakkar, Angelina Jayakumar, Sethu Jayakumar]


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