His father Neil, however, held strong religious views and only agreed to allowing young David to pursue a scientific education if it was as a medical missionary with a view to saving "the heathen".
What does MM stand for?
MM stands for Medical Missionary
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Follow the African explorations of Scots writer, medical missionary and anti-slavery campaigner David Livingstone, born 200 years ago next month.
His Advanced Medical Missionary Training School which usually charges a fee of $450.
Plans are under way to transform the vacant campus into an evangelical and medical missionary training school.
The result is a book that provides insights into the members of Irish-founded orders and societies of apostolic life founded in the first quarter of the twentieth century, such as the Columbans and Medical Missionary Sisters.
Medical missionary Livingstone was from Blantyre, while Wallace lived in Lanark.
He joined his wife as a medical missionary in Pakistan, helping set up a highly effective program of tuberculosis control in rural areas and then the country's first school of public health.
This medical missionary family from the Niagara area arrived in India in the late nineteenth century.