Elected: 1976
Professor Ralph Johnson FRSE FRCP
Ralph Johnson was born on 3rd December 1933 in Sunderland, County Durham, son of Phyllis and Sydney Reynold Edward Johnson, chartered electrical and mechanical engineer. He attended the Lawrence Sheriff School in Rugby until entering Rugby School as a Foundation Scholar. In 1952 he proceeded to St Catharine’s College, Cambridge as Draper’s Co Scholar and Lord Kitchener Scholar, graduating BA (Hons)(Cantab) before completing his medical training at University College Hospital Medical School, London (MB, BChir Cantab, 1958), remaining in that hospital for two years as House Physician and House Surgeon before going to the accident service at the Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford.

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