Elizabeth Blackwell, America's First Female M.D.

It's not a story of a person with a childhood dream of pursuing a career that wasn't available to them. Dr. Blackwell had no interest in medicine as a child. But she paved the way for women who came after her and changed the face of medicine in the U.S. <a href=https://www.missedinhistory.com//blog/missed-in-history-elizabeth-blackwell/> Read the show notes for this episode here.</a>

Topics in this Podcast: U.S. history, women's rights, 19th century, 20th century, biographies, education, women in medicine, transcendentalists, women in STEM, women's history, women, medical history, British history, American history