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Commemorative Plaques Record Details

Elizabeth Latto Ewen (1875 - 1965)

Picture of the Palque

Location : 26 Chapel Street

Area : Central Aberdeen

Plaque Type : Yellow

About Elizabeth Latto Ewen : Aberdeen's First Female General Practitioner. Born in Fyvie she studied in Edinburgh and Dublin before returning to Aberdeen to open the city's first Ladies' Medical Practice in Chapel Street in 1896. She also worked as a medical examiner for the Colonial Mutual Assurance Society and became the first woman member of the local branch of the British Medical Association.

Sponsor : The Rotary Club of Aberdeen