Anderson, Elizabeth Garrett

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Anderson, Elizabeth Garrett

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Elizabeth Garrett Anderson was a British suffragist and women's rights pioneer. The first woman to become a doctor in England, she was also co-founded the first hospital run by women, was the first female Dean of a British medical school, the first woman elected to a British school board, and finally, the first British female mayor.


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Jan 2019. JB



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