In honor of Juneteenth, Brown Physicians, Inc. is proud to highlight Sherry Walters, a nurse practitioner in the Department of Surgery, and her family. Juneteenth is a nationally recognized holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. As stated by Walter’s sister-in-law, Kilah Walters-Clinton, “Juneteenth gives us an opportunity to celebrate perseverance, resilience, and Black excellence— and that is American excellence.” This day is a reminder for all Americans to reflect on our history, and acknowledge the strides that still must be made. Watch the video below to learn more about the significance of this holiday.
The survey is to gauge perspectives about the vaccine and to determine if there are significant differences in opinion about it among varying populations in the United States. You can learn more through the story here. If you are at least 18 and live in the US, please take a few minutes to take this anonymous survey offered in several languages.
Brown Medicine’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Hollmann advises how to know when you should stay at home or go to work when you’re not feeling well. Is it COVID or a cold? What are symptoms of concern? Watch this helpful, brief video to find out.
Brown Surgical Associates’ Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care provides comprehensive emergency medical care to adults and pediatric patients who suffer traumatic injuries.