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Western Australia - Concept

Superintending Medical Officer of Asylums (1901 - 1903?)

From
1901
To
1903?
Categories
Public Servant

The Superintending Medical Officer of Asylums was the first full-time position created to provide medical leadership at the Fremantle Asylum and Whitby Falls Hospital.

Timeline

 1901 - 1903? Superintending Medical Officer of Asylums
       1904 - 1947 Inspector General of the Insane
             1947 - 1966 Inspector General of Mental Hospitals
                   1966 - 1984 Director of Mental Health Services

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  • Ellis, A.S., Eloquent Testimony : the Story of the Mental Health Services in Western Australia, 1830-1975, University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands, Western Australia, 1984. p.28. Details

Sources used to compile this entry: Ellis, A.S., Eloquent Testimony : the Story of the Mental Health Services in Western Australia, 1830-1975, University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands, Western Australia, 1984. p.28..

Prepared by: Debra Rosser