Medical researcher who spent a lifetime pursuing knowledge

Madoline O’Connell: Born: May 26th, 1915, Died: February 8th, 2013: Artist and doctor, who has died at the age of 97, was interviewed for a job as a young medical researcher by Sir Alexander Fleming, the discoverer of penicillin. In her late 90s, she was exploring the complexities of information technology, surfing the internet and texting her grandchildren …” (more)

[Irish Times, 23 February]

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