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Biographical entry Reid, Isabelle Bruce (Belle) (1883 - 1945)

Born
21 December 1883
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died
13 December 1945
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Veterinarian

Summary

Belle Reed is regarded as the first formally recognised female veterinary surgeon in the world. In 1906 she graduated from the Melbourne Veterinary College, was accepted as a member of the Veterinary Board of Victoria, and established her own Veterinary Practice in Melbourne.

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1902 - 1906
Education - Melbourne Veterinary College, Fitzroy
1906 -
Career position - Member, Veterinary Board of Victoria
1906 - 1923
Career position - Established and ran the Balwyn Veterinary Surgery, Melbourne

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