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Mixed Chicks – Black History Month – Jocelyn Elders

Feb 25, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments
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Our Black History Month woman of distinction today is Jocelyn Elders. As the first African American to be appointed Surgeon General. Elders is a testament to the strength, discipline and perseverance one needs to ascend to the highest levels of medicine. Born and raised in Schaal, Arkansas, she was the oldest of eight children and [...]