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Biographical entry Mackay, Kate

Born
Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Physician

Summary

Kate MacKay was a resident medical officer at the Melbourne Hospital in 1922, the Women's Hospital, Melbourne, in 1923 and the Children's Hospital, Melbourne, in 1924. In 1939 she became a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. Mackay was later consultant physician at the Women's Hospital Melbourne (later known as the Royal Women's Hospital) and at the Queen Victoria Hospital, Melbourne.

Details

Events

c. 1921
Education - Doctor of Medicine (MD) received from the University of Melbourne
1922
Career position - Resident Medical Officer at the Melbourne Hospital
1923
Career position - Resident Medical Officer at the Women's Hospital, Melbourne
1924
Career position - Resident Medical Officer at the Children's Hospital, Melbourne
1939
Career position - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)
c. 1940 - c. 1945
Career position - Acting Physician in charge of the diabetic clinic at the Royal Melbourne Hospital
1940s - 1960s
Career position - Consultant Physician at the Women's Hospital, Melbourne (later known as the Royal Women's Hospital)
1943 - 1945
Career position - Physician at the Military Annexe of the Queen Victoria Hospital
1950s - 1960s
Career position - Consultant Physician at the Queen Victoria Hospital, Melbourne

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Online Resources

See also

  • Alexander, John A. (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 1944, vol. 12, The Herald and Weekly Times Ltd, Melbourne, 1944, 906 pp. Details

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