Evanston Women and Healthcare

The 2022 Women’s History Month theme is Women: Providing Healing, Promoting Hope and is meant to recognize the thousands of ways that women of all cultures have provided both healing and hope throughout history. 

In Evanston, we have documented women in the healthcare field as part of the women’s history project. Concerns about public health and access to healthcare motivated them.

Here are links to just a few of the women and organizations in our research database that tell this story: