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Women Physicians Day

Dr. Rose Talbot Bullard

In celebration of Women Physicians Day, LACMA would like to take a moment to recognize Rose Talbot Bullard, MD who was the first woman president at LACMA. She was elected back in 1903. Dr. Bullard was a well-respected physician and surgeon in Los Angeles. She was also an instructor in …
Women Physician's Day

In 1849, Elizabeth Blackwell became the first woman to receive a medical degree in the US. We honor her achievement and recognize Women Physicians Day on February 3rd, Dr. Blackwell’s birthdate. Dr. Blackwell fought through poverty and prejudice to earn her medical degree. After being rejected by 29 medical schools, she …