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Biographical entry Benger, Lesley Dora (1949 - 2000)

Born
1949
Died
2000
Occupation
Physiotherapist and Medical administrator

Summary

Lesley Benger gained a diploma in physiotherapy from the University of Sydney. She worked as a physiotherapist in Newcastle, South Africa, Britain and Bali before returning to Sydney and working at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. She was later a lecturer and clinical supervisor at the University of Sydney. In 1981 Benger set up and managed her husband's medical practice. She later established a day surgery centre and managed both it and the practice.

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Newspaper Articles

  • Benger, Ross, 'Obituary: Lesley Dora Benger, Day surgery pioneer', The Age, 7 February 2001. Details

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