Google honors Doctor Fe del Mundo with a nice Doodle on the homepage. Who was Fe del Mundo? Doctor del Mundo has dedicated her life to paediatrics. She was born on November 27, 1911. In 1936 she was the frist female student at Harvard Medical School (USA). She returned to the Philippines in 1941.
In 1957 she founded “Children’s Medical Center” – the first pediatric hospital in the Philippines. She was still active in her practice of pediatrics into her 90s.
Del Mundo was noted for her pioneering work on infectious diseases in Philippine communities. She authored over a hundred articles, reviews and reports.
Great doctor! Happy birthday Fe del Mundo.
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