Doctor Gruffalo

  title={Doctor Gruffalo},
  author={P. Hutt},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  pages={s42 - s42}
  • P. Hutt
  • Published 2005
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson is a famous children's book—the story of a mouse who enters the woods and crosses paths with a monster. With over a million copies sold, a sequel written, and a film being made, what does this have to do with medicine? Julia is not a doctor but Malcolm Donaldson, consultant paediatrician and her husband, is. Both will be touring Europe next year with a show called “The Gruffalo and Friends”. BMJ Careers caught up with Malcolm to validate his medical performance… Expand