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EVENT DESCRIPTION  
 
Event Type:  Lecture
 
Title:  Rise, Serve, Lead… And Publish: Including Women Physicians’ Writings in Rise, Serve, Lead: America’s Women Physicians
 
Description:  The NLM banner exhibition and companion online adaptation Rise, Serve, Lead! America’s Women Physicians celebrates the impact that remarkable women made on medical care, education, and research. In the 170 years since Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell became the first woman to earn an MD degree from an American medical school, women have risen to the highest ranks of the profession, served as leaders in their communities, and led their peers.
In this talk, the curator of Rise, Serve, Lead, Dr. Ashley Bowen discusses the lives and accomplishments of three very different women featured in the exhibition—Dr. Rebecca Crumpler, Dr. Helen Rodríguez Trías, and Dr. Frances Conley—and then discuss how the collections of the NLM shaped the exhibition. Each of these remarkable physicians contributed to the medical literature during her lifetime, and many are represented in the NLM collections, as well as in PubMed Central, the NLM’s free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature. Dr. Bowen reflects on how connecting each woman’s biography to her published work shaped her thinking about the featured doctors and their impact on the field.
 
Series Name:  NLM History of Medicine Lecture Series
 
Event URL:  https://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/lectures/index.html
 
Videocast:  Event will be videocast LIVE on the Web
 
Videocast URL:  https://videocast.nih.gov/summary.asp?live=35404
  Event will be available in the videocast ARCHIVE
 
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EVENT DATE/TIME  
 
Date/Time: 
Thursday, December 03, 2020   2:00pm - 3:00pm Add To Outlook Calendar     Add To iCal Calendar     Add To Entourage Calendar
 
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EVENT SPEAKER(S)  
 
Name:   Ashley Bowen, PhD
Title:   Andrew W. Mellon Foundation/American Council of Learned Societies Public Fellow
Organization:   Science History Institute
 

EVENT SPONSOR(S)  
 
Organization(s):  [NIH] National Library of Medicine (NLM)
 

EVENT LOCATION  
 
Location:  On the main NIH Campus
Building:  Building 38A (Lister Hill National Center)
 
Street Address:  38A Library Drive
City:  Bethesda
State:  Maryland
Zip Code:  20892
 

EVENT CONTACT(S)  
 
Name:   Ken Koyle
E-mail:   ken.koyle@nih.gov
Phone:   301-827-4599
 
 
 
 
 
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