Creative Graphic Art by Jeff Manning


I originally wrote this love letter in the form of an essay back in February. It was a piece that I authored to celebrate and honor the amazing Black women that helped to nurture and expand my passion for science, health, and advocacy. The words came so easily to me, and I was excited and proud of this composition. This piece expresses the gratitude that I have for not only the named brave and pioneering women below, but for the many other unsung, uncelebrated heroes like them. I also wrote it for the mentees like me who are still…

Chioma Udemgba

Chioma Udemgba is a first year Allergy/Immunology clinical fellow at the NIH/NIAID in Bethesda, Maryland, double-boarded in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics.

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