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Hamlin, Elinor Catherine (1924 - )

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Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Born: 24 January 1924  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

1947 - 1948House Surgeon at St Joseph's and St George's Hospitals
1948 - 1953Senior Resident Medical Officer at the Crown Street Women's Hospital, Sydney
1959 - 1975Consulting Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at the Princess Tsahai Memorial Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1971Haile Selassie Humanitarian Prize received
1974Co-founder of the Fistula Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1974 - 1992Assistant Medical Director at the Fistula Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1983Member of the Order of Australia (AM)
1984ANZAC Peace Prize received
1987Gold Medal of Merit Order St Gregory the Great received from Pope John Paul
1989Honorary Gold Medal received from the Royal College of Surgeons, England
1992Distinguished Service Awards from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
1993 - 1997Medical Director at the Fistula Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1995Paul Harris Fellowship from Rotary International received
1995Companion of the Order of Australia (AC)


Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Ailie Smith
Created: 25 May 2001
Modified: 21 February 2003

Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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