Catherine Hamlin

Catherine Hamlin (1924 – 2020) obstetrician, Fistula Hospital, Addis Ababa
Dr Catherine Hamlin trained as an Obstetrician / Gynaecologist at Crown St Women’s hospital in Sydney and together with her husband went to Ethiopia in 1959 to work there.

Hero Australian doctor Catherine Hamlin who saved thousands of women’s lives after traumatic births in Ethiopia dies aged 96
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8131007/Catherine-Hamlin-died-Doctor-saved-thousands-womens-lives-traumatic-births-Ethiopia.html

Dr Catherine Hamlin trained as an Obstetrician / Gynaecologist at Crown St Women’s hospital in Sydney and together with her husband went to Ethiopia in 1959 to work there.

They set up the “Fistula Hospital” in Addis Ababa to care for women with childbirth injuries. Catherine has continued the work following her husband’s death and has set up the Hamlin College of Midwifery. Catherine turned 95 on the 24th January 2019 and still resides in Ethiopia. Her biography is called “Hospital by the River”.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catherine_Hamlin

refer also
Ken and Jocelyn Elliott
https://atributetoaustralianchristians.wordpress.com/2016/01/23/elliott-ken-and-jocelyn/
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