Yehuda Shemariah KaplanBMJ 2020; 369 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m2028 (Published 21 May 2020) Cite this as: BMJ 2020;369:m2028
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Yehuda Shemariah Kaplan was born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa. After graduating he spent his early career in South Africa, working in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Boksburg, and Germiston, covering a wide range of medical disciplines with a focus on general medicine and paediatrics.
Yehuda and his wife, Ruth, were active in the anti-apartheid movement, and in 1963 this forced their urgent departure …