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Penang plague fighter made global impact


Luesink speaking on Dr Wu's contributions to the modernisation of medical services in China.

Luesink speaking on Dr Wu's contributions to the modernisation of medical services in China.

THE Penang Heritage Trust’s (PHT) talk on ‘Dr Wu Lien-Teh and China’s First Medical Research Institute’ celebrated the Penangite’s invaluable contributions to medical services.

Part of the organisation’s Penang Story Lectures series, the talk chronicled Dr Wu’s (1879-1960) life and times, and the challenges he faced along the way.

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