Not often we see an image of her at this younger age! Virginia Apgar Founder of the field of neonatology and inventor of the 'Apgar score' a system of assessment that has drastically reduced infant mortality globally.
2013 CFRI Cystic Fibrosis in the Classroom: Email this pdf to all teachers/administrators that work with your child with CF. it's very informative and could help teachers make school better for your child with CF.
My name is Alaina and I’m one of the organizers behind “breathe wyOMing”, along with my sister, Jennifer. At the age of 5, my sister was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis. I grew up watching her take enormous amounts of medications just so she could digest her food. I grew up helping to pound on her back (percussion) to help break up mucus in her lungs. I grew up spending many hours playing in the waiting room of the Denver Children’s Hospital while she underwent a multitude of tests. But, I…
via Kim Ellis: Portrait of Mother Superior Alfonse, who hid Jewish children from the Nazis in the Dominican Convent of Lubbeek near Hasselt. Yad Vashem recognized her as "Righteous Among the Nations." Belgium, wartime — US Holocaust Memorial Museum
Carte-de-visite portrait of Edmonia Lewis African American Sculptor. She had a Chippewa mother and a free black father; orphaned at age twelve, she was adopted. She studied in Rome and worked and exhibited with Harriet Hosmer, and others.
Florence Barbara Seibert was born in Easton, Pennsylvania on October 1897 (d. August She was an American biochemist known for isolating a pure form of tuberculin used in the standard TB test. She is a member of the U. National Womens Hall of Fame.