Professor Averil Mansfield

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Born and educated in Blackpool and then Liverpool University, Averil knew she wanted to be a surgeon from the age of 8. She trained to be a surgeon in Liverpool and was appointed a Consultant there. After moving to London she became the first female professor of surgery in the UK and is now Emeritus Professor at Imperial College London.

Her memoir was published in Spring 2023.