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Biographical entry Mankin, Winifred Roby (1902 - 1972)

Born
10 April 1902
England
Died
21 September 1972
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Biochemist and Surgeon

Summary

Winifred Roby Mankin initially trained and worked as a research scientist, before turning to medicine. After completing his medical and surgery degrees, Mankin was appointed Resident Medical Officer at the Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children (1939-1947) and then became an Assistant Ophthalmological Surgeon at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital for close to twenty years.

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Events

1925
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Sydney
1925 - 1932
Career position - Assistant Biochemist at the Cancer Research Commission at the University of Sydney
1929
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Sydney
1933 - 1935
Career position - Physiology Demonstrator at the University of Sydney
1939
Education - Bachelor of Medicine (MB) and Bachelor of Surgery (BS) completed at the University of Sydney
1939 - 1947
Career position - Resident Medical Officer at the Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, Sydney
1947 - 1962
Career position - Assistant Surgeon of the Department of Ophthalmology at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney
1962 - 1972
Career position - Reserve Honorary Medical Officer at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital?

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.