Changing the Face of Medicine: Celebrating America's Women Physicians (HISTORICAL)

About the Changing the Face of Medicine: Celebrating America's Women Physicians The ALA Public Programs Office, in collaboration with the National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, announces a tour to 61 libraries of a new traveling exhibition celebrating the lives and achievements of women in medicine since they first gained admission to American medical schools 150 years ago.

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Selection Criteria

The 61 libraries selected for the tour will host the exhibition for a six-week period. Participating libraries are expected to present at least two programs for library patrons and community members that features a lecture/discussion by a scholar on exhibition themes. All showings of the exhibition will be free and open to the public.