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James Valentine

BMJ 2008; 336 doi: (Published 27 March 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;336:727
  1. James Valentine,
  2. Tim Jerram

    James Valentine (“Jim”) trained in psychiatry at Bethlem Royal and Gartnavel Hospitals before a travelling scholarship took him to Johns Hopkins, Baltimore. He was appointed to Scalebor Park Hospital, Yorkshire, becoming physician superintendent in 1939 and retiring in 1971. Much to his chagrin, Jim had to remain in that post during the years of the second world, but he then oversaw the hospital’s integration …

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