Virtual Medical Museum Highlight Tour

Dr. Mary E. Walker–The Changing Role of Women in Military Medicine

The Changing Role of Women in Military Medicine
When: Thursday, August 19, 2021, 12 p.m.

Online event - @MedicalMuseum on Facebook


Join volunteer docent Dr. Sara Handwerker for a virtual highlight tour about Dr. Mary E. Walker, a medical doctor who served as a surgeon and physician treating wounded soldiers during the Civil War. Walker's history and dedication to the care and treatment of soldiers has helped shape the role of women in military medicine. Walker became the only female recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor.


FREE! Open to the public. No RSVP required.


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