Donald BarltropBMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c1815 (Published 31 March 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c1815
- Mair Barltrop
Donald Barltrop had junior appointments at Charing Cross, Great Ormond Street, Brompton, and St Mary’s Hospitals. This was followed by national service, where he attained the rank of captain.
While a registrar at St Mary’s he developed an interest in childhood lead poisoning, which was the subject of his MD thesis.
He was awarded a Fulbright scholarship and spent a year on exchange at Boston Children’s Hospital, where he continued his research on the exposure of children …