Today is International Women's Day, so it's a good time to talk about some of the amazing women in medicine throughout American history.
1. Elizabeth Blackwell
2. Susan La Flesche Picotte
3. M. Joycelyn Elders
4. Mary Steichen Calderone
5. Patricia E. Bath
6. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
7. Marilyn Hughes Gaston
8. Rebecca Lee Crumpler
For more information on women in medicine, visit the National Library of Medicine's Changing the Face of Medicine exhibit online.
Caroline Kee is a health reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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