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5465DOCTOR WOMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ELIZABETH BAGSHAWDOCTOR WOMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ELIZABETH BAGSHAW1978color29 min16mm Elizabeth Bagshaw was a forerunner of the women's movement. As one of the first women to practice medicine in Canada, she had to overcome society's bias against women in medicine. During her seventy-year career she helped to instigate change in public opinion on that issue, as well as the issue of birth control. Captures the personality of this remarkable woman through a contemporary interview and re-enactments of episodes from her youth.