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Blog - Women's History

Mary Ormerod

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A warm hearted and positive person who enjoyed taking a direct approach to working with people, and who promoted patient care with great energy

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Eileen Skellern

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Eileen Skellern was born in 1923 in Stone, Staffordshire, the eldest of three sisters.

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Doctor Mary Barkas

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Mary Rushton Barkas was the first female doctor employed at Bethlem Royal Hospital, and became one of the first four medical assistants at the Maudsley Hospital

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