In conjunction with the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, Crystal R. Emery, CEO of URU The Right To Be will present Changing the Face of STEM, a program to encourage young people to pursue careers in the fields of medicine, science, technology, engineering and mathematics – on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 at 4:00 pm at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science.
The event will begin at 4:00 PM with a reception and book signing of Against All Odds: Celebrating Black Women in Medicine, with the physicians featured in the photo-essay book include Dr.’s Deborah Prothrow-Stith, Jessie Sherrod, and Roberta Doucet. A screening of Emery’s award-winning documentary, Black Women in Medicine, include Q&A with Dr. Deborah Prothrow-Stith, Dean of College of Medicine at Charles Drew, and Dr. Andrea Garcia, fellow in the National Clinician Scholars Program at UCLA. Please click here to register.
This project is funded in part by The California Endowment, The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.