Lives of the fellows

Charles Stuart Shaw

b.8 May 1922 d.9 July 2014
MB BS Lond(1946) DCH(1949) MRCP(1951) FRCPath(1970) FRCP(1975)

Charles Stuart Shaw was a consultant chemical pathologist at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital in Winchester. He was born in Rotherfield, Sussex. His father, Charles Sitwell Shaw, was a farmer. He was educated at Eastbourne College and then went on to Guy’s Hospital Medical School, qualifying in 1946 and gaining the treasurer’s medal and prize in clinical surgery.

He was a house physician and house surgeon at Pembury Hospital in Kent, and then served in the RAF Medical Service from 1946 to 1948. From 1948 to 1949 he was a paediatric registrar at Bristol Children’s Hospital. He then became a demonstrator in pathology at the University of Bristol. From 1951 to 1953 he was a registrar in pathology at the Evelina Children’s Hospital, London, and was subsequently a senior registrar in pathology in Lewisham. In 1958 he was appointed to his consultant post in Winchester.

In his spare time he enjoyed photography, music (especially opera), travel and country life.

In 1947 he married Jean Pamela Ray. They had three sons.

RCP editor

(Volume XII, page web)

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