Dr. Cynthia Kudji and her daughter Dr. Jasmine Kudji both recieved their medical degrees in the spring of 2020. Cynthia Kudji, originally from Ghana, worked as a nurse and then a nurse practitioner before deciding to go to medical school. She attended the University of Medicine and Health Sciences in St. Kitts. Her daughter Jasmine went to LSU.
Because both women look so young, it’s often hard to tell them apart. Do people mistakenly think they are sisters?
“All the time,” Dr. Cynthia said with a big laugh. “I’ll take it. I’ll take it.”
Dr. Jasmine added, “I’ll never forget when my mom came to lunch with me my freshman year of college and the guys were like ‘who’s this new girl?’ “