Best Nursing Institute in Prayagraj (Allahabad) offers a 3 year 6 month Diploma course in General Nursing and Midwifery (G.N.M.), as well as a 1 year 6 month diploma course in Auxiliary Nurse and Midwife (A.N.M.). The School of Nursing is recognized by the Govermment of Uttar Pradesh and is affiliated to the UP State Medical Faculty. The number of seats in G.N.M. is 50 and in A.N.M. is 40.
Born: August 26, 1910
Died: September 5, 1997
Achievements: Started Missionaries of Charity in 1950; received Nobel Prize for Peace in 1979, received Bharat Ratna in 1980. Mother Teresa was one of the great servants of humanity. She was an Albanian Catholic nun who came to India and founded the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata. Later on Mother Teresa attained Indian citizenship. Her selfless work among the poverty-stricken people of Kolkata (Calcutta) is an inspiration for people all over the world and she was honored with Nobel Prize for her work. Mother Teresa's original name was Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu. She was born on August 27, 1910 in Skopje, Macedonia. Her father was a successful merchant and she was youngest of the three siblings. At the age of 12, she decided that she wanted to be a missionary and spread the love of Christ. At the age of 18 she left her parental home in Skopje and joined the Sisters of Loreto, an Irish community of nuns with missions in India.
Born: May 12, 1820
Died: August 13, 1910
Occupation: nurse, reformer
Known for: founder of the modern nursing profession as a trained profession. Head British nurse, Crimean War.
Also known as: Lady with the Lamp; Flo
About Florence Nightingale: Born to a comfortable family, Florence Nightingale was educated by governesses and then by her father, with her older sister, Parthenope. She was familiar with the Greek and Latin classical languages, and modern languages of French, German, and Italian. She also studied history, grammar, and philosophy. At twenty, she overcame parental objections to receive tutoring in mathematics.