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Interview with Helen Galanopoulos [sound recording] Interviewer: Joan Durdin

Item Title
Interview with Helen Galanopoulos [sound recording] Interviewer: Joan Durdin
Repository
State Library of South Australia, Mortlock Library of South Australiana
Reference
OH 17/27
Date Range
26 July 1987
Creator
Galanopoulos, Helen
Description

History of Nursing in South Australia

Helen Galanopoulos, nee Kondyli, was born in Greece and trained as a nurse at the Evangelismos Hospital in Athens 1951-1954. In 1958 Helen migrated to Australia and worked as an assistant nurse at the Prince of Wales Hospital in Sydney. Later that year she came to join other members of her family in South Australia. After several months of non-nursing work, she was accepted as a student nurse at the Royal Adelaide Hospital to do one year's training and take examinations for registration. As a registerd nurse Helen has worked at the Repatriation Hospital and at Flinders Medical Centre, where at the time of the interview, she was employed in a part-time capacity in the Consulting Clinics.

Quantity
1 cassette
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Full transcript available (10 pages)

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