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Jean Alero Thomas

BMJ 2015; 350 doi: (Published 26 March 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h1530
  1. Dorothy H Crawford

After qualifying Jean Alero Thomas (known to her friends and colleagues as Alero) worked as a house officer at the University Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria. In 1971 she moved to Lagos University Teaching Hospital, where her father, Horatio Orishejolomi Thomas, was professor of surgery and dean of the College of Medicine. She trained in pathology and haematology before returning to the UK in 1973. Alero won a Commonwealth scholarship to study at …

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