|Rank|| Journeywoman Healer |
|First appearance||Moreta: Dragonlady of Pern|
Desdra, a journeywoman healer, appears in Moreta: Dragonlady of Pern.She tended MasterHealer Capiam through his bout of the plague and assisted him in finding and procuring the blood serum as well as enough needlethorn for everyone on Pern.
She became a Master between the time of loss of Moreta and the hatching of Orlth eggs
Personality and traits
She is thoughtful of others' needs, and aware of their movements, offering small acts of kindness that others' usually recognize as something that was most probably undertaken by her on their behalf.