Mission doctor

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As a medical missionary or missionary doctor is called a doctor , who as part of missionary activity is medically active.

Mission doctors work mainly in the so-called developing countries , often on behalf of and / or in the employ of mission societies . Usually they work in the infirmaries or hospitals of mission stations.

In Germany, the Mission Medical Institute was founded in Würzburg in 1922 to train doctors and nurses active in the mission .

Well-known mission doctors were among others


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