Please join us February 10, 2023 from 1-2pm.
Please click the Zoom link below to join the webinar:
Dr. Heather Butts, JD, MPH, MA, HPM is an Assistant Professor at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and the author of African American Medicine in Washington, D.C.: Healing the Capital During the Civil War Era.
Host: Dr. Nav Persaud, MD, MSc is Canada Research Chair in Health Justice and a Scientist at MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions, Unity Health Toronto.
- Dr Alexander Augusta sought medical education in Canada but became a medical educator in America after the Civil War (Canadian Medical Education Journal)
- Lessons from Dr. Alexander Augusta, a Black surgeon who trained in Canada in the 1850s before serving in the Civil War (Unity Health Toronto)
- Toronto city council to commemorate Canada’s first two Black doctors (CityNews)