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Ruth Pollock

BMJ 2019; 367 doi: (Published 20 November 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;367:l6516

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Henry Bernard Pollock

  1. Graham Pollock

Ruth Lewty was born in Lancaster, the eldest of three sisters. She had a rural upbringing and attended Lancaster Girls Grammar School. She studied medicine at St Andrews University and subsequently Dundee, qualifying in 1957. There is a notable family link in that her sister (Beth), daughter (Jane), and granddaughter (Iona) all studied at St Andrews too. Ruth kept many …

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