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Making History

These black physicians and scientists are challenging, changing and writing history at Northwestern Medicine.

Kimbra A. Bell, MD, FACP

Dr. Bell is making history by breaking down barriers to better care across the Chicago area.

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John E. Franklin, MD, MSc, MA

Dr. Franklin is making history by founding the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry and by his commitment to diversity and inclusion.

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Crystal T. Clark, MD, MSc

Dr. Clark is making history by being the first African-American physician in the psychiatry department at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine to hold a training director position.

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June M. McKoy, MD, MPH, JD, MBA

Dr. McKoy is making history by championing her patients both as a physician and as a lawyer.

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Khalilah L. Gates, MD

Dr. Gates is making history by training the next generation of physicians.

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Clyde W. Yancy, MD

Dr. Yancy is making history by leading diversity and inclusion efforts at Northwestern Medicine.

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Dinee C. Simpson, MD

Dr. Simpson is making history by being the director of the African American Transplant Access Program — the first of its kind in the United States.

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Sarki A. Abdulkadir, MD, PhD

Dr. Abdulkadir is making history by facilitating global collaboration for prostate cancer research.

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Mercedes Carnethon, PhD

Dr. Carnethon is making history by mentoring medical students at Feinberg School of Medicine to ensure that the next generation of physicians is equipped to provide better care.

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