This poem is part of the Poems for doctors project. You can find out more about the project here.
Season 4 : poem 6
Retired GP and Honorary Professor of General Practice at the University of Edinburgh Prof John Gillies reads From Cumha Chaluim Iain MhicGil-Eain by Somhairle MacGill-Eain (Sorley MacLean) in Gaelic and English. (Titles are available in both languages on the CC button).
John is also one of the founding editors of the ‘Tools of the Trade: Poems for New Doctors” anthology.
Rights: permission to reproduce the text of this poem here is pending.
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