Conference 1998

Meeting the Challenges – The medical profession and the Black Woman.

Dr Myrtle Peterkin Meeting the Challenges- The Medical Profession and the Black Woman From a personal perspective, Dr Myrtle Peterkin, Consultant Haematologist at the Glasgow and West of Scotland Blood transfusion Service spoke on the topic- She was born in Guyana, South America, where hearing her nurse-midwife Mother recounting tales of doctors saving babies’ lives fuelled …

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