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Dr. Mary Louise McKinney Edmonds & Her Impact on the Physical Therapy Profession

Posted on by Leython Williams, PT, DPT, CMTPT

Black History Month is important because it provides an opportunity to recognize, remember, and celebrate the accomplishments of individuals with African and African American descent that have pushed boundaries, broken down barriers and influenced the development of our nation. Often overlooked in American history are the integral contributions from Black Americans that have evolved healthcare, including the field of physical therapy.

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Celebrating Black History in Physical Therapy

Posted on by Leython Williams, PT, DPT, CMTPT

Black History Month is important to me because it provides an opportunity to recognize, remember, and celebrate the accomplishments of individuals with African and African American descent that have pushed boundaries, broken down barriers and influenced the development of our nation. Often overlooked in American history are the integral contributions from Black Americans that have evolved healthcare, including the field of physical therapy.

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