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Ralph Josiah Patrick Wedgwood

BMJ 2017; 359 doi: (Published 13 October 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;359:j4689
  1. Helen Chapel

Ralph Josiah Patrick Wedgwood was born in Hendon, London, the second of the Hon Josiah Wedgwood and Dorothy Mary Winser, and brother of consultant physician John Wedgwood CBE (1919-2007). He moved to the US when his education at Bedales School was interrupted by the second world war, and he was evacuated by convoy to New England. After internship and paediatric residency at New York University, Bellevue Hospital, he returned to …

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