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Google Doodle celebrates pioneering doctor who helped develop polio vaccine

121 years ago, on April 1, 1899, Dame Jean Macnamara, an Australian doctor and medical scientist whose work contributed to the development of a vaccine for polio, was born. Now, she's being honored with a new Google Doodle depicting her time spent treating an…

dame jean macnamara - Mashable
9:07am PDT - April 1st, 2020

Google honors Dame Jean Macnamara, whose polio research helped lead to vaccine

Google is honoring the birth of Australian doctor Dame Jean Macnamara, whose work helped lead to a vaccine for polio.

dame jean macnamara - USA Today
5:39am PDT - April 1st, 2020

Who is Dame Jean Macnamara? Google Doodle Celebrates Australian Doctor and Medical Scientist

Dame Jean Macnamara developed new methods of treatments and rehabilitation for patients of polio and her research played a crucial step towards the production of a vaccine.

dame jean macnamara - Newsweek
2:44am PDT - April 1st, 2020

Dame Jean Macnamara: Google honours the work of pioneering polio scientist and doctor

She grew up wanting 'to be of some use in the world'

dame jean macnamara - Independent
7:34am PDT - March 31st, 2020