Saturday, February 2, 2013

SugaCity Love Tales Salutes Dr. Patricia Bath!

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SugaCity Love Tales Salutes Dr. Patricia Bath!

Patricia Bath is an African American and Native American ophthalmologist, inventor and academic. She has broken ground for women and African Americans in a number of areas. Prior to Bath, no woman had served on the staff of the Jules Stein Eye Institute, headed a post-graduate training program in ophthalmology or been elected to the honorary staff of the UCLA Medical Center (an honor bestowed on her after her retirement).

Check out the link below to learn more about Patricia Bath!

Article courtesy of Massachusetts Institute of Technology - The Lemelson-MIT Program

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