Strength of Mind: 125 years of women in medicine

Henry Forman Atkinson Dental Museum & Medical History Museum

Strength of Mind: 125 Years of Women in Medicine (1887–2012) celebrates the contribution of women in the field of medicine. More than 50 individuals and events have been selected to illustrate the achievements, significant changes and diverse experiences of women in the medical profession. Similarly, equally prominent members of the medical profession and medical historians have authored these entries. All medical practitioners featured in the publication and nearly all authors are alumni of the Melbourne Medical School, at the University of Melbourne.