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Obituaries

Antony Graham Davies

BMJ 2021; 373 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.n1143 (Published 06 May 2021) Cite this as: BMJ 2021;373:n1143
  1. William A M Cutting,
  2. Stephen Rigden-Green

Antony Graham Davies (“Tony”), a committed Quaker Christian, refused military conscription but accepted a post with the British Antarctic Survey in 1959-62. His work on the physiology of the men in the team was accepted with high commendation as an MD thesis in 1963. He worked in Birmingham at the Women’s Hospital and the university from 1968 to 1983 as lecturer and on endocrine research. He was awarded PhD in 1976. He was a competent violinist and played regularly in an orchestra in the Midlands Art Centre.

He was professor of physiology at Juba Medical College, South Sudan, in 1984-1986. From 1989 to 1991 he was field project leader for …

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