Obituaries

Agnes Thomson Kennie

BMJ 2009; 338 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b1153 (Published 20 March 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b1153
  1. Gordon Brown

    An early woman’s pioneer in medicine, Agnes Thomson Kennie (“Nan”) was initially junior physician (unpaid in those days—it was considered an honour) at Glasgow Royal Infirmary and Muirhead research scholar, at the same time building up a small private practice. She also took over the patients’ library and ran this with a band of volunteers. …

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