Vivien Thomas, African-American surgical technician who developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome in the 1940s.  Thomas was also offered the position of Chief of Surgery at his alma mater, Johns Hopkins in 1941.

Vivien Thomas, African-American surgical technician who developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome in the 1940s. Thomas was also offered the position of Chief of Surgery at his alma mater, Johns Hopkins in 1941.

Pediatric Device Consortium (PDC) is a group of physicians, engineers, scientists and others… all inventors working together to develop medical devices designed especially for children. PDC is based at the University of California, San Francisco and funded through the United States FDA's Pediatric Device Consortia Grant Program.

Pediatric Device Consortium (PDC) is a group of physicians, engineers, scientists and others… all inventors working together to develop medical devices designed especially for children. PDC is based at the University of California, San Francisco and funded through the United States FDA's Pediatric Device Consortia Grant Program.

Nonin Medical GO2 Achieve Personal Fingertip Pulse Oximeter, Blue, Made in the USA with 2-year Warranty. Nonin Medical, inventor of the fingertip pulse oximeter most-trusted by respiratory therapists, is making our clinically proven PureSAT® pulse oximetry technology available for home use. The small, portable, noninvasive GO2 Achieve personal pulse oximeter is easy to use and provides just the right amount of pressure to display fast, accurate readings of your blood oxygen saturation…

Nonin Medical GO2 Achieve Personal Fingertip Pulse Oximeter, Blue, Made in the USA with 2-year Warranty. Nonin Medical, inventor of the fingertip pulse oximeter most-trusted by respiratory therapists, is making our clinically proven PureSAT® pulse oximetry technology available for home use. The small, portable, noninvasive GO2 Achieve personal pulse oximeter is easy to use and provides just the right amount of pressure to display fast, accurate readings of your blood oxygen saturation…

Ovral is launched by trained medical inventors to demolish worries of women of getting pregnant.  For more : http://carepharmacyrx.blogspot.in/2014/10/ovral-stops-ovulation-to-prevent.html

Ovral is launched by trained medical inventors to demolish worries of women of getting pregnant. For more : http://carepharmacyrx.blogspot.in/2014/10/ovral-stops-ovulation-to-prevent.html

Dr. Patricia Era Bath is an African American and Native American ophthalmologist, inventor of the Laserphaco Probe.  Bath is the first African American woman doctor to receive a patent for a medical purpose. Her Laserphaco Probe is used to treat cataracts.

Dr. Patricia Era Bath is an African American and Native American ophthalmologist, inventor of the Laserphaco Probe. Bath is the first African American woman doctor to receive a patent for a medical purpose. Her Laserphaco Probe is used to treat cataracts.

Patricia Era Bath (born November 4, 1942, Harlem, New York) is an African American and Native American ophthalmologist, inventor and academic. She has broken ground for women and African Americans in a number of areas. Prior to Bath, no woman had served on the staff of the Jules Stein Eye Institute, headed a post-graduate training program in ophthalmology or been elected to the honorary staff of the UCLA Medical Center (an honor bestowed on her after her retirement).

Patricia Era Bath (born November 4, 1942, Harlem, New York) is an African American and Native American ophthalmologist, inventor and academic. She has broken ground for women and African Americans in a number of areas. Prior to Bath, no woman had served on the staff of the Jules Stein Eye Institute, headed a post-graduate training program in ophthalmology or been elected to the honorary staff of the UCLA Medical Center (an honor bestowed on her after her retirement).

The wonderful Henrietta Lacks  When I saw this I immediately thought of my younger sister who will be starting Medical School in the Fall!!!! Thanks for paving the way Ms Lacks!

The wonderful Henrietta Lacks When I saw this I immediately thought of my younger sister who will be starting Medical School in the Fall!!!! Thanks for paving the way Ms Lacks!

The Health Museum - Girl Scout Brownie Classes for following badges Snacks First Aid Inventor Home Scientist Senses My Best Self

The Health Museum - Girl Scout Brownie Classes for following badges Snacks First Aid Inventor Home Scientist Senses My Best Self

Walter Freeman, inventor of the lobotomy--Even after his medical license was revoked for killing a patient with his technique, he would travel the country in his “Lobotomobile” to service the needy and the isolated. He performed 3,439 lobotomies during his career, though the psychological and physical damage caused by his practice of psychiatry is unquantifiable

Walter Freeman, inventor of the lobotomy--Even after his medical license was revoked for killing a patient with his technique, he would travel the country in his “Lobotomobile” to service the needy and the isolated. He performed 3,439 lobotomies during his career, though the psychological and physical damage caused by his practice of psychiatry is unquantifiable

Jonas Salk was not just the inventor of the polio vaccine. He was a great humanitarian.   Visit The Jonas Salk Legacy Foundation for more information.

Jonas Salk was not just the inventor of the polio vaccine. He was a great humanitarian. Visit The Jonas Salk Legacy Foundation for more information.

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