Nation’s First Black Female Transplant Surgeon Is Helping Shape Future Physicians

FORT WORTH – Every Women’s History Month since the late 1980s, Dr. Velma P. Scantlebury, M.D., FACS, has had a full calendar.

“I look at my schedule and I see all this demand to talk about things for Women’s History Month and Black History Month,” said Dr. Scantlebury,  professor of surgery at TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine. “But the bottom line is the education and the stuff that we need to focus on should be a continuum across the board.”

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