Book - For the Love of Children: my life and medical career / by David Buxton Pitt, 1999
From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc Kew Court House 188 High Street Kew Victoria
- xiv, 208 p. : ill., ports. ; 30 cm.
- mental health - victoria - history, chidren's cottages - kew, dr cliff judge, dr david pitt
- Dr David Pitt was Australian paediatrician. In 1959, he joined the Kew Cottages workforce, where he practised for 17 years and improved the conditions for the children. He was a pioneer in the identification of rare syndromes using computers. The Cottages anabled him to contribute to the day to day care of disadvantaged people in the Australian community, while continuing his research. Pitt left Kew in 1976. (Source: Wikipedia). This book by David Pitt once formed part of the collection of Dr Cliff Judge, resident psychiatrist at the Cottages, and was donated by a daughter in 2018.
- 8 Nov 2018 at 12:04AM