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Wilson, Arthur Mitchell (1888 - 1947)

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Born: 24 August 1888  South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.  Died: 19 December 1947  Richmond, Victoria.
Arthur Mitchell Wilson was the most eminent Victorian obstetrician of his day, delivering on average one thousand babies a year.

Career Highlights

1911Bachelor of Medicine (MB) and Bachelor of Surgery (BCh) completed at the University of Melbourne
c. 1912 - c. 1915Resident Medical Officer at Melbourne Hospital and Resident Staff at the Women's Hospital
1913Doctor of Medicine (MD) completed at the University of Melbourne
1915 - 1919Captain then major and lieutenant-colonel in the Australian Imperial Force and commander of the 7th Field Ambulance
1918Distinguished Service Order (DSO) received
1919 - Private practice in Victoria
1920 - Honorary Obstetric Surgeon at the Women's Hospital, Melbourne
1926 - Lecturer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Melbourne
1929 - Foundation Fellow of the Australian branch of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists


Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Walker, R.H.
Created: 30 June 1997
Modified: 4 December 2006

Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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