First female to get Gold in Hong Kong SAR

Dr Rosanna Peeling was the first female to get the Gold Award in Hong Kong SAR back in 1969. Now the Professor and Chair of Diagnostic Research at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Rosanna says the Award gives young women confidence and the opportunity to challenge themselves.

Here she explains how the Award is still as relevant today as it was back in the 1960s.


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