Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

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  • Ida Sophia Scudder

    Angela Joseph New Delhi, India This article is dedicated to the loving memory of my mother, Dr. A.C. Ammini.   Ida Sophia Scudder, founder of the Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India. Born in India in 1870, Ida Sophia Scudder belonged to a missionary family. Her grandfather, Dr. John Scudder, was the first…