Monthly Archives: January 2015

Joan Durdin

AM RN BA(Hons)(Adel) FRCNA(Hon) D Univ(Flind) Nurse Educator (retired) ‘ Dr Joan Durdin was born in Adelaide in 1922 and was educated at the Methodist Ladies College. After completing her general nursing training at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) in 1945 she gained further certificates in infectious diseases nursing, midwifery,

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Royal Adelaide Hospital – Celebrating 175 Years

On Wednesday 15 July 2015 the Royal Adelaide Hospital will mark the 175th anniversary of its foundation in 1840. To celebrate, the following free event will be held at the hospital: Monday 13 July – Friday 24 July RAH Foundation to Future Exhibition           There will

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Hamilton D’Arcy Sutherland

CBE MB MS(Adel) FRCS(Eng) FRACS FACS(Hon) Emeritus Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Royal Adelaide Hospital   Dr Sutherland was born in Adelaide (1913), educated at St Peter’s College (1923-31) and at the University of Adelaide. He was Resident Medical Officer, (Royal) Adelaide Hospital (1938). He travelled to England, achieved his primary fellowship and

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