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First Black female doctor in the U.S. receives long-overdue recognition

By newadmin / Published on Monday, 20 Jul 2020 07:30 AM / Comments Off on First Black female doctor in the U.S. receives long-overdue recognition / 3 views



A pioneer in her field, Dr. Rebecca Crumpler graduated from medical school in 1864 to become the first Black female doctor in the U.S. Today, only around two percent of active female physicians identify as Black or African American.