Abbott, George Knapp (1880–1959) and Cora Mae Richards (1877–1953)

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Abbott, George Knapp (1880–1959) and Cora Mae Richards (1877–1953)

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Author Faculty (Discipline)

Theology

Document Type

Encyclopedia Entry

Publication Date

7-1-2021

Encyclopedia Title

Encyclopedia of Seventh-day Adventists

ISSN

2690-8514

Keywords

physician, author, Loma Linda University

Abstract

George Abbott, physician and author, was the first dean of what became the School of Medicine at Loma Linda University and served for more than three decades in the roles of medical director and surgeon at leading Adventist sanitariums. Dr. Cora Richards Abbott, an obstetrician, engaged in medical ministry in tandem with her husband.

Disciplines

Religion

ANZSRC / FoR Code

50 PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES| 5004 Religious studies

Reportable Items

D1

Field of Education

09 Society and Culture

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Conjoint

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Avondale Research Centre

Scripture, Spirituality and Society Research Centre

Abbott, George Knapp (1880–1959) and Cora Mae Richards (1877–1953)

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