Black History Commission of Arkansas February Symposium: African American Medicine in Arkansas

Black History Commission of Arkansas February Symposium: African American Medicine in Arkansas
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Starting
Feb 05, 10:00AM
Ending
Feb 05, 01:30PM
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Tatyana Oyinloye

African American History Coordinator

The Black History Commission of Arkansas is proud to announce the 2022 February Symposium titled “African American Medicine in Arkansas”.

Due to inclement weather, the symposium will be held virtually 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022. Those interested can watch on the Arkansas State Archives Facebook page.

Speakers are:

- Dr.
 Cherisse Jones- Branch - "They Say They Are Maligned and Traduced: Black Medical Professionals in Arkansas"

- Dr. Jesse Hargrove - "Arkansas's Hidden Hospital History: How Separate-But-Equal Never Became Equal"

- Dr. Joycelyn Elders - “My Journey to the White House”


Arkansas Heritage is committed to the safety of our staff and guests. Due to the rise in COVID numbers, please check our social media pages for the latest on in-person events including postponements, cancellations or adjustments to virtual.

 

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