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Huw Bevan Jones

BMJ 2015; 350 doi: (Published 02 January 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h2
  1. Anna Bevan Jones

Huw Bevan Jones lived near Llandysul in Ceredigion. He was a leading figure in the Welsh psychiatric community and beyond, having worked both in the UK and abroad.

Huw was born in London to Welsh parents and educated in Abermad school, near Aberystwyth, and Epsom College. After completing his house physician post at the Royal United Hospital in Bath, he worked as a senior house officer in pathology at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester. His next position was on a rotating internship at the American Hospital of Paris.

For his national service (1960-62), he volunteered to be seconded to the Ghana army, carried out general medical duties with the UN Force in the Congo, and was in charge of a military hospital in Ghana. On …

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