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Making History at St. Jude: Dr. Rudolph Jackson
By Thomas Charlier, BlackDoctor - April 17, 2021 | Reposted June 1, 2021
When St. Jude opened in 1962, Danny Thomas vowed the hospital would treat patients regardless of race, religion or ability to pay. Dr. Rudolph Jackson was one of the first black doctors at St. Jude.
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