Concern for exemplary standards of surgery prompted Louis Edward Barnett to propose a local association of surgeons. The College of Surgeons of Australasia was established in 1927, the same year this photograph of Barnett was taken; he was elected a vice president.
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A. W. Beasley. 'Barnett, Louis Edward', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/3b9/barnett-louis-edward (accessed 24 June 2021)