Changing China one person at a time.

This book follows the lives of two remarkable Chinese physicians, Mary Stone and Ida Kahn, who where the first female Chinese doctors educated in Western medicine. Both women changed China forever. This story shares their lifelong contributions to the China of their day, and how patient by patient they ended ancient traditions by producing positive results. Binding feet fell from fashion, surgery became the best solution for tumors, and female medical education saved many lives.

Both physicians were born in Kiukiang, now called Jiujiang, one of many pearls along the sometimes over-flowing Yangtze River. Both were “entrusted” to missionaries. Both children had something about them their parents saw as mystical. We all became blessed because they took a course of unprecedented action, covering more than half the globe, and spoke to a simple way of facing impossible odds to make a difference.

书遵循两个显着的中国医生,玛丽石和艾达卡恩,谁在那里受过教育的中,西医的第一位女性中国医生的生活。两个女人改变了中国永远。这个故事分享他们自己的一天的中国终身贡献,以及如何通过病人的病人,他们通过产生积极的结果结束古老的传统。缠足从时装下降,手术治疗成为肿瘤的最佳解决方案,而女医学教育挽救了许多生命。

两位医师都出生在九江,现在叫九江,许多珍珠沿着有时过度流动长江中的一个。两人都托付给传教士。两个孩子有一些有关他们自己的父母看见了作为神秘。我们都成了有福了,因为他们采取了前所未有的行动过程中,积超过半个地球,并谈到面临重重困难,有所作为的一个简单方法


Dr. Mary Stone

Mary Stone in school Dr. Stone and sisters Dr. Stone's Ward The Nursing Staff In Memory


Dr. Ida Kahn started her medical practice with Dr. Mary Stone in Jiujiang and later was requested to open a hospital in Nanchang; that later became the Nanchang  Gynecological Hospital.

Dr. Ida Kahn Dr. Ida Kahn

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