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Margaret Ann Bulkley's mother enrolled her in medical school as James Barry, because women weren't permitted to study medicine at the time. 01:04
Dr. James Barry had an infamous temper, and would often threaten to cut off an offender's ears. 02:36
Dr. James Barry advocated for the reform of medical care for prisoners, and humanely treated patients affected by leprosy. 03:59