5 minutes with...Dr Bruce Mugford

If you could cure one disease in your lifetime which one would it be? 

Youth suicide. It saddens me that people with so much in front of them should feel so desperately lost that they would see this as their only option.

What philosophical principle strongly informs the work you do?

Do no harm. With so many new and emerging methods of treatment, I think this must remain a guiding principle.

What is the best advice you would give to a medical student? 

Have fun with your patients but respect