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Now Streaming- Daring Women Doctors: Physicians in the 19th Century

Daring Women Doctors

At this crucial time when women physicians and nurses are contributing significantly to our community’s health, this documentary provides a look at the challenging and illuminating history of 19th century women doctors. Hidden in American history, all-women’s medical schools began to appear in the mid-19th century long before women had the right to vote or own property. 

2020- 54 minutes-CC-TV-PG

Current SJR State students and employees can stream this film free on the Kanopy platform.