Tayside Branch

9 May


Women Doctors on the Eastern and Western Fronts (1912-18)

Dr Ann Robertson

Ann is a retired Consultant Anaesthetist who wrote the chapter on "Anaesthesia, Shock and Resuscitation" in Tom Scotland's War Surgery 1914-18.

Women doctors were first employed in the Balkan Wars of 1912 and 1913, before contributing on both the Western and Eastern fronts.