The Holy Tree: The History of the North India School of Medicine for Christian Women

The Holy Tree: The History of the North India School of Medicine for Christian Women

by Charles Reynolds

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Overview

The Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, India, stands on the horizon of time as a monument to faith, dedication, and personal conviction. The winds of time have blown over it, and many faithful servants have been caught in the web of its weaving. Its story is one of the mighty acts of God, and the institution stands as a witness to the faithfulness of its faculty and students. The Holy Tree documents the evolution of this important medical college and hospital from its first step in 1881 into the acclaimed and accredited international center of academic medicine it is today. Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, was the pioneer and leader in the development of medical education for women in Asia. Generations of the faithful have labored and have bequeathed a noble heritage to those who follow after. It is truly said that, "Even though they rest from their labors, their works do follow them."

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781577363088
Publisher: Providence House Publishers
Publication date: 04/28/2004
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.62(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
Introductionxi
1.Shapers and Shakers3
2.Small Beginnings9
3.Breaking Point17
4.Growth and Development19
5.Refuge and Rehabilitation23
6.Onward and Upward25
7.War and Distress33
8.Enter the Men39
9.All Things New45
10.Faith Renewed51
11.The First Bite63
12.The "Seed Bed" College of Nursing69
13.Food, Fruit, and Flowers79
14.The Trunk89
15.Sleep--Deep Sleep93
16.Pathology97
17.Obstetrics and Gynecology103
18.The Way Ahead105
Highlights of History111

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