Dr. Maysoon Abbas
Summary: Iraqi prominent general practitioner and wife of University of Canterbury associate professor and principal researcher Dr. Maan Alkaisi whose position as a medical researcher at the School of Medicine during her early years in Christchurch, New Zealand had helped to connect the Medical School of Otago University and the School of Engineering at Canterbury University through her husband to being a strong and successful bioanotechnology programmes.
Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake
Died: February 22, 2011
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand