Epstein, Maria

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Epstein, Maria Gender: F
born on 2 August 1875 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Pilica, Poland, 50n28, 19e39
Timezone LMT m19e39 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: PTA
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 09°38' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 20°38 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 18°15'

Maria Epstein
photo: RadLes, license cc-by-sa-3.0


Polish nurse, organizer and first director of the University School for Nurses and Hygienists in Cracow. She knew several languages ​​(including French and German). In the years 1914-1916 Maria Epstein organized, conducted by graduate schools, short courses for health volunteers. Maria Epstein was a time superior at the hospital in Bielczy near Tarnow, where due to the great concentration of the population evacuated broke epidemics: dysentery, typhus, typhoid fever. She led both training groups of nurses, led by organized another facility. Received aid Rockefeller Foundation and the University of permission to run the University School for Nurses and Hygienists, as a study Auxiliary of the Medical Faculty of the Jagiellonian University (1925), was appointed its director.

She died 6 September 1947.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Polish)

Source Notes

PTA quotes baptismal certificate [1] . reported by Piotr Piotrowski .


  • Vocation : Medical : Nurse/ Nurse's Aids