African American Medicine in Washington, D.C.: Healing the by Heather M. Butts JD MPH MA,Dr. Hugh Florenz Butts MD

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By Heather M. Butts JD MPH MA,Dr. Hugh Florenz Butts MD

The provider of African americans in safeguard of the Union throughout the Civil warfare required African American nurses, medical professionals and surgeons to heal these squaddies. within the nation's capital, those courageous healthcare employees created a scientific infrastructure for African americans by way of African american citizens. Preeminent health professional Alexander T. Augusta fought discrimination, visited President Lincoln, testified earlier than Congress and aided the battle attempt. Washington's Freedmen's medical institution used to be shaped to serve the District's transforming into loose African American inhabitants, ultimately changing into the Howard college scientific heart. those physicians could shape the nationwide scientific organization, the most important and oldest association representing African American medical professionals and sufferers. writer Heather M. Butts recounts the heroic lives and paintings of Washington's African American clinical group in the course of the Civil War.

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