Black Women in Medicine

 
  

Black Women in Medicine

“Black Women in Medicine” is the first documentary project to explore the history, contemporary issues, and future possibilities of African American women physicians by featuring the diverse voices of young medical students, practicing physicians, and elder trailblazers all of whom share intimate stories of what it means to be a Black Woman Doctor in America.

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ABOUT BLACK WOMEN IN MEDICINE

Through the diverse voices of young medical students, practicing physicians, and elder trailblazers, Black Women in Medicine explores the history, contemporary issues, and future possibilities of African American women physicians. The film, which features rarely seen documentation of Black women practicing medicine as well as in depth original interviews and compelling archival images, chronicles the unsung journeys of Black female doctors who have risen above inequality, both race and gender, to excellence to become leaders in their fields.

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