The Legacy of Rebecca Lee Crumpler: What is Possible?
In case you missed this weeklong event celebrating Dr. Crumpler’s 190th birthday with a virtual symposia and discussions to raise additional scholarship funds in her name you can view the synmposia events here. Scroll down to each day to find the specific link to watch that event..
Monday, Feb. 8 | 2-3:15 p.m. (EST)
Breaking Ground: Building a Different Future
This presentation examines the triumphs of Rebecca Lee Crumpler and other firsts in medicine, and the benefits of embracing diversity moving forward.
Tuesday Feb. 9 | 3-5 p.m. (EST) | Panel discussion
What is Possible? Stories from Trailblazing Healthcare Leaders
Prominent Black female trailblazers in medicine share their career journeys and insights on contemporary issues.
Wednesday Feb. 10 | 3-5 p.m. (EST)
What is Possible? Stories from Rising Stars
A panel of local rising stars discuss healthcare disparities, lack of Black Americans in the healthcare profession and lack of Black healthcare leaders.
Thursday, Feb. 11 | 6-7:30 p.m. (EST)
Mentoring/Networking Event for the Early Medical School Selection Program (EMSSP) Alumni and Students
Friday, Feb. 12 | Noon- 3 p.m. (EST)
COVID and the Black Community
Leading COVID experts offer their perspectives on the effect of the pandemic on the Black Community.