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South Australian Medical Heritage Society
Society Website & Virtual Museum



Iron lung - polio epidemic


Headache powders which damaged kidneys


Basylist


Kidney biopsy

Welcome and please enjoy!

Upcoming Meetings:

November 27th

The next meeting of the SAMHS will be on Thursday, 27th of November, 2014 at 5.30pm at the Royal Society Rooms, Kintore Ave., Adelaide.


The speaker will be Ossie Petrucco, his topic: "A Migrant Experience from Bonagila to IVF".


Members and visitors are welcome.



December 11th

The SAMHS Christmas Party will be held on Thursday, 11th of December at 5:30 pm at the Aviation Museum, 66 Lipson St., Port Adelaide.

The speaker for the evening is Dr. John Setchell from the Royal Flying Doctor Service. He will speak about the development and early days of this service. There will be a conducted tour of the Museum.

Drinks and finger food will be served. Cost is $25 per person. Members are encouraged to attend and bring guests.

Please inform the Secretary of the number of people attending by the 4th of December, 2014.


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nurses rah 1939
RAH nurses 1939

amoebae
Amoeba causing meningitis

old obstetric stethoscope
Old obstetric stethoscope

bragg-hand-xray
Bragg hand x-ray 1896

RA Fisher,
statistics pioneer. His ashes are buried at St Peter's Cathedral, North Adelaide


Mask &
bottle for anaesthesia in tonsilectomy

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