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Kaarene Noelle FITZGERALD

Born: 12 December 1944

Died: 24 May 2003

Special Achievements:

1999 - Appointed Companion of the Order of Australia for her services to the community and for "coordination of world-wide efforts to develop and research educational strategies to reduce sudden infant death in infancy".

Additional Information:

11 July 1977 - Founder of the Sudden Infant Death (SID) Research Foundation (now SIDS and Kids).

1988 - Founder of Red Nose Day (fund raising day for SIDS).