• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: IMP0240

Brophy, Teresa Rita O’Rourke

(1926 – 2015)
  • Nationality Australian
  • Born 22 February, 1926, Maryborough Queensland Australia
  • Died 26 December, 2015
  • Occupation Anaesthetist, Medical practitioner


Teresa Brophy had a distinguished career as an anaesthetist in Brisbane, Queensland. On completion of her medical training in Brisbane and London, she held both academic and hospital appointments in Brisbane. In addition, she was vice-chairman of the Australian Resuscitation Council from 1976. She was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire on 11 June 1976 for her services to medicine.

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