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Margaret Marshall

BMJ 2012; 344 doi: (Published 21 June 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e3685
  1. Wanda Marshall

Margaret Fleming was born in Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) and was inspired to go into medicine by her uncle, Andrew Fleming, who had founded the Southern Rhodesian medical service. After school at Malvern Girls College in England she became the first pupil from the school to study medicine, which she did at the Royal Free School of Medicine. After house jobs she worked briefly …

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