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Corporate entry Melbourne Hospital (1848 - 1935)

From
1848
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
To
1935
Functions
Hospitals or Clinics

Summary

The Melbourne Hospital was established in 1848, although a temporary hospital had been operating since the early 1840s. The hospital opened a Medical School in 1864 and commenced nurse training in 1889. In March 1935 the Melbourne Hospital became the Royal Melbourne Hospital, after being granted the prefix 'Royal'.

Timeline

 1848 - 1935 Melbourne Hospital
       1935 - Royal Melbourne Hospital

Published resources

Journal Articles

  • Dyason, Diana J., 'William Gilbee and Ersyipelas at the Melbourne Hospital: Medical Theory and Social Actions', Journal of Australian Studies, vol. 14, 1984, pp. 3-28. Details

Online Resources

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