Administrative / Biographical History

MB ChB Manch 1947, DPH 1964; DMRT Eng 1953; MRCGP 1969.

Coates held junior positions at MRI and Sheffield Royal Hospital before becoming senior medical officer (occupational health) for Oldham Area Health Authority. Coates was an associate of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians and a member of the BMA.