Nigel Frederick Draisey CooperBMJ 2012; 345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e6063 (Published 19 September 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e6063
- Martin Cooper
Nigel Frederick Draisey Nigel went to school, established his Practice and spent his retirement all within five miles of where he was born in Sutton Coldfield. He was very much a “local lad” who devoted his career to serving his local population.
Yet his early life almost took a very different and distant path. After the onset of the second world war he was enrolled as an evacuee under the children’s overseas reception board project and was moved to a blitz ridden Liverpool to await passage to New …