Metropolitan’s community outreach arm, the Daniel Alexander Payne Community Development Corporation (CDC), and the Church’s Health Ministry, are collaborating with the American Chemical Society, the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers, Howard University, Howard University Hospital and Metropolitan AME, to host the second STEM event of the Percy L. Julian Institute. The “Dr. Charles Drew Morning of Discovery” will take place on Saturday, May 5, 2012 at Metropolitan AME Church, 8:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Dr. Drew (l904-l950), native of Washington, DC, was the first of his race to be selected for membership on the American Board of Surgery.
All DC, VA and MD area middle school students, parents, teachers and friends are invited to attend the event for an in depth look at all areas of the medical field. Learn what is required to enter, major and succeed in the medical professions. To attend, please register online at www.cdmod.eventbrite.com .
Tags: Charles Drew, Percy L. Julian, Stem