Summer Documentary Film Series - Separate to Equal: The Creation of the Truman Medical Centers
- Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- Dole Institute of Politics, KU campus, Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
Written by Kevin Willmott, the film From Separate to Equal: The Creation of Truman Medical Centers tells the dramatic story of some of greater Kansas City’s African-American health care pioneers and their efforts which led to the creation of Black hospitals and finally to the complete integration of the health care system, informing and giving rise to Truman Medical Centers.
This film is screening in conjunction with the Freedom Riders exhibit at the Dole Institute.