Ada Priscilla Nzimiro

Biography of Ada Priscilla Nzimiro

Ada Priscilla Nzimiro, MB ChB 1950
Ada Priscilla Nzimiro, MB ChB 1950

Ada Priscilla Nzimiro (1923-1951) was a graduate of the University who was the first woman doctor to work in the Igbo region of Nigeria.

Born in Nigeria, the daughter of a businesswoman, Nzimiro came to Glasgow in 1945 to study Medicine. She graduated MB, ChB in 1950 and returned to Nigeria, where she died the following year.


Ada Priscilla Nzimiro

Born 1923, Nigeria.
Died 1951.
University Link: Alumnus
GU Degree: MB ChB, 1950;
Occupation categories: physicians
Record last updated: 20th Sep 2012

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