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Spry, Pamela Joy (1924 - )

Born
1924
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Occupation
Nurse, Nurse educator and Nursing administrator

Summary

Pam Spry was born in Adelaide, South Australia and began training at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) in 1945. From 1973-1984 she was Director of Nursing at the RAH. Over the years Pam has also been involved with the Florence Nightingale Committee, the South Australian Health Commission, the Education Committee of the Nurses' Board, the Planning Committee for the first basic tertiary nursing course at Sturt College, and the SA Branch of the Australian Nursing Federation.

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.catalog.slsa.sa.gov.au:1083/search/dSpry%2C+Pamela+Joy%2C+1924-/dspry+pamela+joy+1924/-5,-1,0,B/frameset&FF=dspry+pamela+joy+1924&1,1, accessed 2004-04-08.

Archival resources

State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana

  • Interview with Pamela Joy Spry [sound recording] Interviewer: Joan Durdin, 8 July 1989, OH 17/71; Spry, Pamela Joy (1924 - ); State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana. Details

Robin Secomb

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