Category Archives: Practitioners

Doctors, Midwives, Nurses

Harrison Quinlan

Born in Manhattan to privilege, Harrison became a physician and surgeon. He served as an Army surgeon in the Mexican-American War, and otherwise ran a private practice from his Waverly Place home. As a young man he met Ethan Middleton, … Continue reading

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Amelie Savard

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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

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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

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