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Since 2005, the Archives for Women in Medicine has documented and celebrated the professional records of women leaders in medicine. To celebrate our anniversary, we’ll feature researchers who have used our collections to further the study and…

Artist Wilma Siegel describes the subject: "Rita Charon is the director and founder of the Narrative Medicine of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. I met her about 8 years ago and convinced her to include Wilmas studio as part of…

Artist Wilma Siegel describes the subject: "Dr. Mary Guinan, champion of disease control and prevention for three decades, was the 2006 recipient of the Alma Dea Morani Award. Currently Founding Dean of the New School of Public Health at the…

Artist Wilma Siegel describes the subject: "A recipient of the Alma Dea Morani Renaissance Woman in Medicine award and the President of the United States Award for Science the highest prestigious award in the United States. She was the first woman to…

Artist Wilma Siegel describes the subject: " She is the geriatric doctor taking care of my husband and myself. She is a gentle caring human being, always available to allay my anxieties and is very complete in assessing complications and preventing…