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Biographical entry Hamlin, Elinor Catherine (1924 - )

AC, AM

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

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

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Online Resources

See also

  • Herd, Margaret (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 2002, 38 edn, Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001, 2020 pp. Details

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