HerStory

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Edith Miriel WITT

Also known as: Miriel

Born: 11/10/1905

Died: 19/11/2005

Special Achievements:

1943 - First woman pharmacist to become a "Pharmacy Academic" in Victoria.

Additional Information:

1926 - Graduated Victorian College of Pharmacy.
1927 - Registered as a qualified pharmacist.
1934 - Joined the eminent firm Henry Francis and Co.
Active in the Women Pharmacists Association working for equality in all matters professional with their male counterparts.


Resources

  • References

    Lloyd, Alistair.  Mixer of potions pioneered academic pathway.  The Age.  March 25, 2006:9.