Nicola PriceBMJ 2019; 366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l5614 (Published 25 September 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;366:l5614
- Fraser Birrell
Nicola Price (“Nicky”) was an exceptional doctor, wife, mother, and friend. She constantly had a beaming smile on her face and made time for everyone.
After house jobs at a time when that was genuinely challenging and working as a senior house officer in ophthalmology at Arrowe Park Hospital in Liverpool, Nicky did her PhD in Oxford. This sparked a passion for virology, leading her to undergo microbiology training in the West Midlands and securing a consultant post at the University Hospital of Wales as part of the Wales specialist virology centre. She worked to establish testing and …