Barnes, Josephine (2 of 8). National Life Stories: Leaders of National Life
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Barnes, Josephine, 1912-1999 (speaker, female)
Abrams, Rebecca (speaker, female)
Part 2: Scholarship to University College Hospital Medical School, London (UCH). Worked as locum in Cambridge, then House job at UCH. Trained at Mundesley Hospital, King Edward VII Hospital, Windsor with Professor Browne (Obstetrics). 1937: qualified as doctor. Worked in UCH from 1939 in Obstetrics and Gynaecology: details.
Obstetrician and gynaecologist. Safer midwifery and women's welfare had been the principal beneficiaries of her career.