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Ronald West Strachan

BMJ 2021; 372 doi: (Published 02 February 2021) Cite this as: BMJ 2021;372:n275
  1. David Strachan,
  2. Sue Robertson,
  3. Chris Isles

Ronald West Strachan (“Ronnie”) was born in Aberdeen, attended Aberdeen Grammar School, and in 1947 started studying medicine at Aberdeen University. He spent two years of national service in the Royal Air Force and then married his childhood sweetheart, Helen, in 1959.

He trained as a physician …

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