Dr. Robert Satcher is an orthopedic oncologist, chemical engineer, and astronaut.
Dr. Otis Brawley is the Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Oncology and Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University.
Dr. Rebecca Lee Crumpler was the first Black woman to become a medical doctor in the United States. Select link for more info.
Dr. Helen O. Dickens was the first Black woman to be admitted to the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Frederick D. Stubbs was the first Black thoracic surgeon in Philadelphia.
Dr. Ruby Perry is the first woman to serve as dean of Tuskegee University’s College of Veterinary Medicine.