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  • Medical Women’s International Association Fourth Congress, 1937 (The Legacy Center Archives and Special Collections)

    “Modern Miracle Women: Dr. Catharine Macfarlane a Leader in the Fight Against Cancer

    April 18, 2017

    Dr. Catharine Macfarlane was a pioneer in cancer research in determining that yearly exams were necessary in finding cancer in the early stages. This blog explores her journey from the 4th Congress of the Medical Women's International Association in Scotland to opening the first cancer prevention clinic in America which attracted both medical professionals and laypeople.

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