Edmund Steven HowarthBMJ 2011; 342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d1331 (Published 28 February 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d1331
- Christina Oppenheimer
Edmund Steven Howarth (“Ed”) was born in Belfast and moved to England with his family. He attended secondary school in Cornwall and graduated MB BS from Dundee in 1986. He met his wife, Wendy, a nurse, whom he married 14 weeks later while working as a house officer in Middlesbrough. Their close marriage was a much admired part of Ed’s persona.
His initial interest was surgery, but during his senior house officer surgical …