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Elizabeth Blackwell – First woman Doctor in the U. S.

Elizabeth Blackwell
Elizabeth Blackwell (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Elizabeth Blackwell (3 February 1821 – 31 May 1910) was the first female doctor in the United States. She was the first openly identified woman to graduate from medical school, a pioneer in educating women in medicine in the United States, and was prominent in the emerging women’s rights movement.

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