Category Archives: Medicine

Anna Savard

Summary   Full Name | Also Known As Liliane Mathilde Savard Role Primary Appears in GH, WLE Family Tree Link Birth Date & Place Race/Ethnicity Education Elementary school for children of faculty at the Cooper Union, Rutger’s Female College, Woman’s Medical School, post … Continue reading

Posted in Fictional, Medicine, People, Practitioners, Waverly Place Novels | Leave a comment

New Amsterdam Charity Hospital

(fictional) A hospital serving the poor women and children of New York City.  Anna Savard and Sophie Savard are both on the staff at the New Amsterdam.      

Posted in Institutions, Medicine | Comments Off on New Amsterdam Charity Hospital

Mary Putnam Jacobi

When people think about the first female doctors in the U.S., generally the names that come to mind are Elizabeth  and Emily Blackwell. These two sisters together with Marie Zakrzewska confronted — and overcame — the barriers that women who … Continue reading

Posted in Historical, Medicine, Notes, People, Practitioners | Leave a comment