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Agnes Jane Adams Maybin

BMJ 2008; 337 doi: (Published 22 September 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a1734
  1. Bob Stout

    Agnes Jane Adams Maybin (“Nessie”) was born on 2 April 1916 near Broughshane, Ballymena, County Antrim. She graduated from Queen’s University, Belfast, in 1938, one of only five women and one of the youngest in her year. Her original intention to specialise in paediatrics was cut short when she was diagnosed with tuberculosis, and she spent …

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