Jacob Chandy: pioneering neurosurgeon of India.

@article{Abraham2010JacobCP,
  title={Jacob Chandy: pioneering neurosurgeon of India.},
  author={J. Abraham and K. Mathai and V. Rajshekhar and R. K. Narayan},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={67 3},
  pages={
          567-75; discussion 575-6
        }
}
  • J. Abraham, K. Mathai, +1 author R. K. Narayan
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • Neurosurgery
  • Jacob Chandy, who passed away in 2007 at the age of 97, was born into a deeply religious Christian family in Kerala, South India. After obtaining his medical education at the Madras Medical College, Madras, he serendipitously came to work with Dr Paul Harrison, a renowned medical missionary, in the Gulf state of Bahrain. Harrison urged Chandy to pursue training in the fledgling specialty of neurosurgery in North America. Chandy received his neurosurgical training at the Montreal Neurological… CONTINUE READING
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