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Black or African American

Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Charles W. Johnson, Sr. Papers

Identifier: MS C 585

Contains correspondence, reports, plans, and proposals for academic programs at Meharry Medical College, also a number of Dr. Johnson's speeches and writings.

Dates: 1934-2003

Documents on the origin and development of the Tuskegee syphilis study

Identifier: MS C 264

Copies of articles, reports and correspondence compiled for the 1972-1973 ad hoc advisory panel commissioned to investigate the United States Public Health Service Study of Untreated Syphilis in the Negro Male at Tuskegee and Macon County, Alabama.

Dates: 1921-1973

Evelyn Tomes African American Nursing Video Interview Collection

Identifier: MS C 581

Collection of videotaped interviews with, and about, African-American nurses in the nursing profession, as well as some miscellaneous events.

Dates: ca.1970s-1994

Leonidas H. Berry Papers

Identifier: MS C 423

The collection includes correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, publications, and lectures. In addition to his long and distinguished medical career as a pioneering gastroenterologist and influential African-American physician, Dr. Berry was active in teaching, writing, and community public service.

Dates: 1907-1982

National Commission on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Records

Identifier: MS C 544

Briefing books, hearing and meeting transcripts, reports, and press clippings document the activities of the National Commission on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. Materials cover all but the last year of the Commission's existence. The majority of the collection consists of briefing books, and hearing and meeting transcripts of the National Commission.

Dates: 1983-1994