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Brophy, Teresa Rita O'Rourke

OBE

Born
Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Anaesthetist

Summary

Teresa Brophy had a distinguished career as an anaesthetist in Brisbane, Queensland. On completion of her medical training in Brisbane and London, she held both academic and hospital appointments in Brisbane. In addition, she was vice-chairman of the Australian Resuscitation Council from 1976. She was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire on 11 June 1976 for her services to medicine.

Sources used to compile this entry: Medical directory of Australia 1980, p. 46.

Rosemary Francis

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