January 31, 2022
February is Black History Month
This year’s theme—Black Health and Wellness—acknowledges the work of Black physicians, researchers, midwives, nurses, and other clinicians and healthcare professionals.
UW Organizations and Programs
National Society of Black Health Professionals provides encouragement and support to black undergraduate students interested in healthcare professions.
Black Health Justice Pathway aids medical students in advocating for health equity in UWSOM and in Black communities where they may serve.
Therapy for Black Girls Podcast, a weekly podcast centered on mental health
Library of Congress Resource Guide: Blacks in Science and Related Disciplines (1985)
Library of Congress Resource Guide: African-American Women in the Sciences and Related Disciplines (1993)
Library of Congress Resource Guide: Soul Food with a Focus on Health
National Museum of African American History & Culture: The First African American Physician
National Museum of African American History & Culture: Health