Mary Rosamund Webster (née Thompson)BMJ 2009; 338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b1410 (Published 03 April 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b1410
- Jane Moore
Mary Rosamund Webster grew up in a medical family in Leeds. Her father, Walter Thompson, a founder surgeon at the Leeds General Infirmary, her mother, one of the first women to qualify as a doctor in England. Her brother and two sisters were also medical graduates.
Mary qualified as a doctor at the Royal Free Hospital before the second world …