Donald McCollBMJ 2008; 337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a3071 (Published 22 December 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a3071
- Carol Fell
After qualifying at Glasgow University, Donald McColl joined the Royal Army Medical Corps in 1944 and was posted to Nigeria in West Africa, where he served for 18 months with a final rank of captain.
On his return he did a postgraduate medical course at Glasgow University and then worked in Larkfield Hospital in Greenock, where he obtained a clinical MD. He then worked in the Glasgow Royal Infirmary in 1948.
From 1949 to 1963 …