Thursday, Dec 3 at 2pm: Rise, Serve, Lead! America’s Women Physicians. 

On Thursday, Dr. Ashley Bowen, curator of the National Library of Medicine exhibit on America’s women physicians will discuss the careers of three influential women as highlighted by their publication journeys. These highlights include Dr. Rebecca Crumpler, the first African American woman physician, and her work A Book of Medical Discourses in Two Parts (1883).

An introductory interview with Dr. Bowen can be found in the article Rise, Serve, Lead… and Publish from the Circulating Now blog produced by the Historical Collections of National Library of Medicine.

Full details for the upcoming lecture can be found here: