Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine

  • Abhay Sadhak (fearless seeker): Baba Amte

    Utkarsh G. HingmireNagpur, India Murlidhar Devidas Amte, affectionately known as Baba Amte, was a lawyer who left his lucrative legal career to devote his life to the treatment of patients suffering from leprosy.1 If one was to describe his life in a few sentences it would be “I sought my soul, my soul I could…