Summer research fellowship on history of women in medicine‏

The M. Louise Carpenter Gloeckner, M.D. Summer Research Fellowship is
offered annually by the Drexel University College of Medicine Legacy
Center: Archives and Special Collections on Women in Medicine, in
Philadelphia, PA. A $4,000 stipend is awarded to one applicant for
research completed in residence at the Legacy Center. The term of the
fellowship is no less than four and up to six weeks to begin on or after
June 1.

The annual deadline for applications is March 1 and has been extended
this year to April 1, 2013.

This fellowship was established in memory of M. Louise Carpenter
Gloeckner, M.D. in recognition of her key leadership role in the medical
profession. This is a competitive annual fellowship open to scholars,
students and general researchers.

In addition to materials related to the history of the Woman's Medical
College/Medical College of Pennsylvania, the collections have particular
strengths in the history of women in medicine, nursing, medical
missionaries, the American Medical Women's Association, American Women's
Hospital Service, and other women in medicine organizations. The
majority of the collections fall within the period 1850 to the present.

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