South Australian Medical Heritage Society
Society Website & Virtual Museum

Welcome and please enjoy!

Professor Basil Hetzel AC, portrait.
Sir Howard Florey, portrait.

Upcoming Meetings:

August 25th, 2022

The next meeting of the SAMHS will be held on Thursday, 25th of August at the Royal Society Rooms, Kintore Ave, Adelaide at 6:00 pm.

At our Annual General Meeting (AGM) this month, Dr James Muecke AM, the Australian of the Year in 2020 and current Lieutenant Governor of South Australia will be our guest speaker. This meeting is also the 2022 Donald Simpson Oration.

Any further nominations of financial members for the SAMHS executive and committee can be sent to the Secretary no later than 11th August. Nominations to date were detailed in the Agenda of the July meeting and will be in the August agenda, too. We now have a nominee for the position of President.

Please note, currently we have sufficient nominees for the executive positions and a committee. However, we welcome further nominations before 11th August.

Annual subscriptions will be due on the night and can be paid to the Treasurer.

Please note the new starting time of 6pm.

Dr James Muecke AM - “Blinded”

Members and guests are welcome.

Latest Webpages:

Dr Tony Slavotinek

Dr William Angove

Sir Douglas Mawson and the Far East Antarctic Journey, 1911/1914


If you are interested in becoming a member of the
South Australian Medical Heritage Society,
please see our membership form.

If you have comments, suggestions or corrections,
please let us know :
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Web Editor / Web Master (Greg Sampson)