South Australia has a rich history of strong personalities who pioneered medicine and surgery from the mid nineteenth century. Others followed who made contributions of world-wide significance in fields as diverse as radio communication for patient care, flying ambulances and radiology.
The colony of free settlers provided a society which encouraged pioneers in pharmaceuticals and many other medically related fields.
Individuals represented in the Society's collection comprise:
Links to other websites about notable individuals associated with South Australia's medical heritage: