Portrait details: Painted by Edward
Caruana Dingli, 1931
Midwifery and Gynaecology
1869; died: 17/06/1931. Education: Jesuit College [Gozo]; St. Ignatius
[Malta]; University of Malta; furthered training with practical
Paris, Vienna, and London. Qualifications:
M.D. [Malta, 1892]. Career: Government
Health Service - Resident Medical Officer [1893-1896];
Senior Visiting Accoucher. University of
Malta - Professor of Midwifery and Gynaecology [1909-1930].
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Savona-Ventura: Debono, Giuseppe. Maltese biographies of the
century [eds. M.J. Schiavone; L.J. Scerri]. PIN, Malta, 1997,
Savona-Ventura: The history of Maternity Care in the Maltese
ASMMH, Malta, 2003, p.91-92.