African-American nursing presentation on Feb. 23
February 17, 2017

In celebration of African-American history month, Dr. William T. Campbell, associate professor of nursing at Salisbury University (SU), will give a presentation called “History and Heritage: African-American Nursing and Medicine in the Civil War Era” on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m., in Guerrieri Hall at Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury.

Dr. Campbell holds undergraduate degrees in nursing, psychology and biology from the University of Delaware, a master’s degree in family nursing from SU and a doctorate of education from the University of Delaware. He currently teaches pediatrics and pharmacology courses, as well as an honors nursing history course at SU.

Campbell has been a docent at the Pry House Field Hospital Museum on the grounds of the Antietam National Battlefield in Keedysville, Md., and a speaker at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick, Md. He is also a member of the American Association for the History of Nursing.

For more information, call 410-334-6774.

AT MUSEUM. Dr. William T. Campbell is shown at the Pry House Field Hospital Museum on the grounds of the Antietam National Battlefield in Keedysville, Md.