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Why I want doctors to know the secret history of our medical women

For International Women’s Day 2020, explore the female pioneers of the past and their effect on the present in this article on the RACGP website – written by VMWS president Dr Magdalena Simonis. 

Australia’s first hospital founded by women for women was the old Queen Victoria Hospital in Melbourne, circa 1930-1939.

(Photo: State Library of Victoria photo collection.)

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