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Samuel William Babington Newsom

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: (Published 22 October 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k4435
  1. Richard Newsom

Samuel William Babington Newsom (“Bill”) was educated at Rossall School (1945-50) and Caius College (1950-3), where he developed a lifelong link to Cambridge. After undergraduate work he attended the Westminster Hospital Medical School.

He was appointed house surgeon at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, where he met his future wife, Rose Fisher. He then returned to the Westminster for house jobs, did his military …

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