Restoring the Balance: Women Physicians and the Profession of Medicine, 1850-1995

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Abbott, Edith, 159–160
Abbott, Grace, 76, 152, 154, 159–160, 174
Abbott, Maude, 178, 179
Abortion, 35–36, 103, 209–210
Abortion in the United States, 210
Abston, Sally, 194–195
Academic careers, 170–181, 232, 249–250, 257
Academic Physician and Scientist, 255
Adamson, Sarah Reed. See Dolley, Sarah Adamson
Addams, Jane, 73, 90
African American mothers, 77–78, 85–86, 153
African American women physicians, 4–6, 12, 100, 110, 165–168; medical associations, 236; community service, 236–237, 242; racism and, 239–240; gender issues and, 240; specialization, 241–242; individual profiles, 237–239, 242–247
Aldridge, George, 38, 83
Alexander, Virginia, 6, 110
Allen, M. May, 49, 66
Almshouses, 105
Alpha Kappa Alpha (AKA), 166
American Academy of Medicine (AAM), 72–73
American Association for the Study and Prevention of Infant Mortality (AASPIM), 72, 73, 75, 82
American College of Surgeons (ACS), 111, 118–119, 120
American Committee for Devastated France (ACDF), 140, 144–145
American Medical Association (AMA), 39–40, 50, 79, 122; Code of Ethics, 40; Council on Medical Education, 98, 107, 111; public health and, 123, 129, 156; Sheppard-Towner Act and, 155–156; family planning and, 209–212; Department of Women in Medicine, 223–224
American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA), 124, 191; World War II and, 182–186; “Medical Womanpower,” 200–201; policy changes, 204–205; Regional Conference and Workshop on Women in Medicine, 225; medical students in, 225–227. See also Medical Women’s National Association
American Pediatric Society (APS), 112, 157, 170, 173
American Public Health Association (APHA), 174, 209–211
American Red Cross, 26, 127, 129, 134–137
American Women’s Hospitals (AWH), 11, 67, 127–128, 169; Red Cross and, 134–137; Morton and, 134–140; objectives, 138–139; Unit No. 1, 140–146
Americas Resources, 187, 192
Anthony, Susan B., 16, 25, 37, 38, 56, 66, 83

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