Medicine Woman - The Story of America’s First Native Medical Doctor

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Medicine Woman
The Story of America’s First Native Medical Doctor

2016
56 mins

America's first Native doctor, Susan La Flesche Picotte (1865-1915) studied medicine at a time when few women dared. She graduated first in her class and returned home to serve as doctor to her Omaha tribe. During this...

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Director
Christine Lesiak
Features
lrene Bedard