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David Samuel Filer

BMJ 2022; 376 doi: (Published 14 January 2022) Cite this as: BMJ 2022;376:o65
  1. Gail Tchiprout

David Samuel Filer was a GP in Shepherds Bush, London, and a forensic medical examiner for Hammersmith and Fulham police stations for over 30 years. He was a GP trainer and international lecturer in forensic science, the “anonymous” GP behind the column “A week in the Surgery” in GP newspaper for decades.

He was a former chairman of the local medical committee, chairman of the local family practitioner committee, and involved in undergraduate selection at Charing Cross Medical School. He was involved in postgraduate teaching …

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