Dr Mary Hughes (Armbruster) OAM  

Radiologist and Hockey Life Member

Mary Hughes graduated from the Class of 1947. Instrumental in Brisbane Women’s Hockey, such was her dedication to helping people, Mary would often travel back and forth from the hospital to Downey Park to play or attend meetings, then return to the hospital to assist her patients. In 1998, Dr Mary Hughes was awarded Honorary Life membership of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists in recognition of her outstanding service to people with head and neck cancer and, in particular, for her huge contribution to the education of cancer specialists in training.