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Elizabeth McKenzie Newton (Mrs Mitchell)

BMJ 2011; 343 doi: (Published 10 August 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d5081
  1. David Mitchell,
  2. Deborah Mitchell

The daughter of Scottish medical missionaries, Elizabeth McKenzie Newton was born in Smyrna (now Izmir in Turkey). She grew up and was educated in Edinburgh. She qualified in medicine at Edinburgh University during the second world war and started her career at Winchester Emergency War Hospital. She trained in …

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