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  • Premiered: 
    March 21, 2017
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  • Network: ARD
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Drama
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
  • Subject Matter: Medical
  • Tags: period

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    Season 1

Plot Synopsis

At Berlin's Charite hospital in 1888, new nurse Ida Lenze finds romance and a path to her dream job of becoming a doctor like Robert Koch, who's working on a cure for tuberculosis and diphtheria. The series opens with sick young nanny Ida stumbling into the Berlin Charite hospital. Dr. Robert Koch's work on a tuberculosis cure attracts two physicians and an actress. Spinola repays Behring for saving a life. Ida is urged to pursue an ambitious dream. Koch receives two visitors: a Tokyo doctor and the new emperor. Koch reveals big news at the congress while Ehrlich struggles to find a doctor to deliver his wife's breech baby. Tischendorf and Ida's romance blooms. CHARITE had its U.S. premiere on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 3:01am ET/12:01am PT, as Netflix released the six-episode first season.



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