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Damian Vincent McGivern

BMJ 2021; 374 doi: (Published 27 August 2021) Cite this as: BMJ 2021;374:n2117
  1. John Puntis

Damian Vincent McGivern came from a Liverpool Irish family and remained deeply attached to his roots. Educated at the Christian Brothers School in Crosby, he excelled both academically and at sport. Moving on to the University of Southampton in 1972, he was in the second intake of the new medical school and with his good humour, intelligence, and charm made many friends. An elective period at the end of the third year gave him the chance to spend time on clinical attachment in Dublin, an …

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