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Kathleen (“Kay”) Mary de Ville

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: (Published 26 July 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:215
  1. Georgina Stafford,
  2. P Jane Grubb

    Kathleen Mary de Ville (“Kay”) left Wimbledon High School with a strong social conscience. At the time it was impracticable for her to read medicine. She trained as a nurse at Charing Cross Hospital and became a SRN (state registered nurse) in 1937. She found the work restrictive so she enrolled at the London School of …

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