Entries by Christina Brower

This Week In Medical History – Happy Birthday Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell

Born on February 3, 1821, near Bristol, England, the future Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell moved to Cincinnati, OH, in 1832 with her family for financial reasons. Dr. Blackwell was one of the first pioneers and champions of equal rights for women in the medical field.   At the time, there were very few medical colleges, and none […]