A force for good: Fiona Wood's passion for medicine and medical research

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Fiona Wood developed spray-on skin to reduce scarring and recovery time in burns patients. In 2002 she headed the burns team at Royal Perth Hospital when they were called upon to treat victims of the Bali bombing. The daughter of a Yorkshire miner Fiona Wood talks about her passion for medicine and the importance of helping others as a guiding principle in life.

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